NTSB Identification: MKC84FA036A
Accident occurred Monday, December 12, 1983 in KANSAS CITY, MO
Aircraft: BEECH A36, registration: N6416N
Injuries: 4 Uninjured.

NTSB investigators either traveled in support of this investigation or conducted a significant amount of investigative work without any travel, and used data obtained from various sources to prepare this aircraft accident report.

THE BE-A36 WAS HOLDING SHORT OF RYW 18. THE C-310 WAS TAXIING TO ALSO HOLD SHORT & COLLIDED WITH THE BE-A36. THE POSITION & STROBE LIGHTS ON THE BE-A36 WERE ILLUMINATED. THE PLT OF THE C-310 INDICATED THAT HE DID NOT SEE THE BE-A36 BECAUSE OF WHAT HE DESCRIBED AS A LOT OF LIGHTS IN THE VICINITY. MEASUREMENT OF THE RIGHT MAIN GEAR TIRE SKIDMARK OF THE C-310 ON THE TAXIWAY PAVEMENT SHOWED ABOUT 40 FT OF TIRE SKIDMARKS TO THE POINT OF IMPACT WITH THE BE-A36.

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

VISUAL LOOKOUT..INADEQUATE..PILOT OF OTHER AIRCRAFT


Contributing Factors

LIGHT CONDITION..DARK NIGHT

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