NTSB Identification: ANC84LA126.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 24830.
Accident occurred Saturday, July 28, 1984 in SHANIN LAKE, AK
Aircraft: GRUMMAN G-44A, registration: N9900H
Injuries: 4 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 REPORTED THAT SHORTLY AFTER TAKEOFF THE ACFT ENCOUNTERED SEVERE WIND SHEAR. THE PLT LOST DIRECTIONAL CONTROL OF THE ACFT & IT COLLIDED WITH A MUD BANK.

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

FLIGHT INTO KNOWN ADVERSE WEATHER..ATTEMPTED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

DIRECTIONAL CONTROL..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..GUSTS


Contributing Factors

JUDGMENT..POOR..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..WINDSHEAR

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