NTSB Identification: SEA84LA116.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 24419.
Accident occurred Friday, May 25, 1984 in STEWART ISLAND, WA
Aircraft: CESSNA 172, registration: N4180F
Injuries: 3 Uninjured.

NTSB investigators may not have traveled in support of this investigation and used data provided by various sources to prepare this aircraft accident report.

THE PLT LANDED TO THE WEST ON A WET GRASS STRIP WITH 1/4 INCH OF STANDING WATER. HE SAID HE HAD NO TRACTION & THE ACFT SLID OFF THE END BETWEEN 2 TREES, DAMAGING BOTH WINGS. HE ALSO SAID THE WIND WAS 090 DEG AT 5 KTS GUSTING 15 KTS.

The National Transportation Safety Board determines the probable cause(s) of this accident to be:

WRONG RUNWAY..SELECTED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..GUSTS



Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..TAILWIND


Contributing Factors

AIRPORT FACILITIES,RUNWAY/LANDING AREA CONDITION..WET

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