NTSB Identification: SEA86LA036.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 29976.
Accident occurred Sunday, January 05, 1986 in IONE, OR
Aircraft: CESSNA 140, registration: N1920V
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 PILOT ATTEMPTED TO FLY HIS NEWLY PURCHASED AIRCRAFT A DISTANCE OF 3 MILES FROM ONE LOCAL AIRSTRIP TO ANOTHER FOR THE PURPOSE OF HANGARING IT. A CEILING OF 500 FEET OVERCAST WITH 5 MILES VISIBILITY FOG AND FREEZING RAIN WERE PRESENT. THE WINDSCREEN ICED UP AND A FORCED LANDING WAS MADE CAUSING SUBSTANTIAL DAMAGE.

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

WEATHER EVALUATION..DISREGARDED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

FLIGHT INTO KNOWN ADVERSE WEATHER..SELECTED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..FOG


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..ICING CONDITIONS


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..LOW CEILING

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