NTSB Identification: FTW85LA001.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 26648.
Accident occurred Monday, October 01, 1984 in CHANDELEUR ISL, LA
Aircraft: CESSNA TU206G, registration: N4641U
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.

PLT WAS FLYING LOW AND SLOW IN AREA AWAITING ARRIVAL OF BOAT FOR FISHING PARTY. PLT ALLOWED HIS ATTENTION TO BE DISTRACTED BY SPOTTING FISH & INADVERTENTLY CONTACTED WATER WITH A FLOAT. ACFT CAME TO REST INVERTED IN 6 INCHES OF WATER.

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

PROPER ALTITUDE..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

DIVERTED ATTENTION..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..WATER,GLASSY

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