NTSB Identification: ATL82DA131
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Friday, May 14, 1982 in HOPKINSVILLE, KY
Probable Cause Approval Date: 05/14/1983
Aircraft: CESSNA 205, registration: N124A
Injuries: 1 Uninjured.

DURING LANDING ROLL THE PILOT APPLIED RIGHT BRAKE AND RUDDER. THE APPLICATION SEEMED INEFFECTIVE SO HE APPLIED MORE RUDDER AND THE AIRCRAFT VEERED OFF THE RUNWAY TO THE RIGHT, COLLIDING WITH A DITCH. THE AIRCRAFT THEN NOSED OVER. THE WIND WAS CALM.

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

GROUND LOOP/SWERVE..NOT CORRECTED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

RUDDER..EXCESSIVE..PILOT IN COMMAND

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