NTSB Identification: ANC84LA114.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 26015.
Accident occurred Wednesday, July 11, 1984 in BETHEL, AK
Aircraft: CESSNA 185, registration: N3263C
Injuries: 2 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 ACFT RAN OFF THE RIGHT SIDE OF THE RWY AFTER TOUCHDOWN. THE PLT INDICATED THAT THE RIGHT MAIN TIRE BLEW OUT. HE SAIDTHAT HE WAS UNABLE TO KEEP THE ACFT ON THE RWY AND IT NOSED DOWN INTO SOFT DIRT.

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

DIRECTIONAL CONTROL..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

GROUND LOOP/SWERVE..UNCONTROLLED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

LANDING GEAR,TIRE..FAILURE,TOTAL


Contributing Factors

LANDING GEAR,TIRE..BURST

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