NTSB Identification: NYC83LA097.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 20384.
Accident occurred Thursday, April 14, 1983 in ROCHESTER, NY
Aircraft: CESSNA 182, registration: N21059
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 WENT OFF THE RUNWAY IN STRONG GUSTY WINDS AND NOSED DOWN IN MUD. THE PILOT STATED THAT HE BOUNCED ON LANDING AND CAME DOWN ABOUT 35 DEGREES TO THE CENTERLINE. HE JUDGED IT TOO RISKY TO TRY TO REALIGN SO HE CONTINUED TO LAND OFF THE RUNWAY. THE ACFT WHEELS SANK INTO THE MUD AND THE ACFT NOSED DOWN.

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

RECOVERY FROM BOUNCED LANDING..IMPROPER..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

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

GROUND LOOP/SWERVE..INADVERTENT..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

COMPENSATION FOR WIND CONDITIONS..IMPROPER..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..HIGH WIND


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..SOFT


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..WET


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..GUSTS

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