NTSB Identification: ANC85LA024.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 27120.
Accident occurred Tuesday, November 20, 1984 in KING SALMON, AK
Aircraft: CESSNA 170B, registration: N2468D
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 CRASHED DURING A TAKEOFF FROM A SANDBAR ON THE KING SALMON RIVER. THE PLT STATED THAT DURING HIS TAKE- OFF ROLL, THE WINDSHIELD FOGGED OVER & HE WAS UNABLE TO SEE, THE ACFT'S MAIN GEAR STRUCK A ROCK & THE ACFT NOSED OVER.

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

PREFLIGHT PLANNING/PREPARATION..INADEQUATE..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

WINDOW,FLIGHT COMPARTMENT WINDOW/WINDSHIELD..DIRTY(FOGGY)

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