NTSB Identification: SEA84LA163.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 25165.
Accident occurred Wednesday, July 04, 1984 in HAINES, AK
Aircraft: BELLANCA 7ECA, registration: N11697
Injuries: 1 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 OVERRAN THE RWY AND NOSED OVER IN THE TALL GRASS. THE PLT SAID HE DELIBERATELY LANDED LONG TO AVOID A LONG TAXI. THERE ALSO WAS A LIGHT TAIL WIND. THE PLT RECOMMENDED USING ALL AVAILABLE RWY AND TAKING TIME TO OBTAIN WIND INFO.

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

ALL AVAILABLE RUNWAY..NOT USED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

PROPER TOUCHDOWN POINT..DISREGARDED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

WRONG RUNWAY..SELECTED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

WIND INFORMATION..NOT OBTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..HIGH VEGETATION


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..TAILWIND


Contributing Factors

OVERCONFIDENCE IN PERSONAL ABILITY..PILOT IN COMMAND

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