NTSB Identification: FTW82DA116
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Tuesday, April 06, 1982 in CENTER, TX
Probable Cause Approval Date: 04/06/1983
Aircraft: RYAN NAVION A, registration: N1105M
Injuries: 2 Minor.

THE AIRCRAFT LANDED SHORT OF THE RUNWAY, HIT AN EMBANKMENT AND COLLAPSED THE LANDING GEAR. THE PILOT BELIEVES WIND SHEAR AND TURBULENCE WERE A FACTOR IN THE DOWNDRAFT OFF THE END OF THE RUNWAY.

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

THROTTLE/POWER CONTROL..ATTEMPTED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..WINDSHEAR


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..TURBULENCE


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..DOWNDRAFT


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..DIRT BANK/RISING EMBANKMENT

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