NTSB Identification: ANC83LA117.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 21275.
Accident occurred Wednesday, June 29, 1983 in NENANA, AK
Aircraft: STINSON 108-1, registration: N8205K
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 NOSE GEAR FAILED DURING A FORCED LANDING AFTER THE ENGINE LOST POWER DURING CLIMBOUT. THE PLT RPTD THE ENGINE BEGAN TO RUN INTERMITTENTLY THEN QUIT COMPLETELY. THE ACFT HAD JUST BEEN SERVICED WITH 36 GALLONS OF 80/87 OCTANE FUEL. THE STUDENT PILOT WAS NOT INJURED IN THE LANDING WHICH DAMAGED THE WINGS AND LANDING GEAR OF THE ACFT.

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

REASON FOR OCCURRENCE UNDETERMINED


Contributing Factors

LANDING GEAR,NOSE GEAR ASSEMBLY..OVERLOAD

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