NTSB Identification: ANC84LA191.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 26531.
Accident occurred Friday, September 21, 1984 in MT PLUMMER, AK
Aircraft: CESSNA 185, registration: N1688Z
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 PLT STATED THAT WHILE LANDING IN A CROSSWIND, HE GROUND LOOPED THE AIRPLANE. THE ACFT DEPARTED THE AIRSTRIP SURFACE AND ROLLED OFF THE MOUNTAINSIDE BACKWARD.

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

COMPENSATION FOR WIND CONDITIONS..INADEQUATE..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..CROSSWIND

Index for Sep1984 | Index of months