NTSB Identification: FTW82DA270
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Saturday, July 03, 1982 in WIMBERLEY, TX
Probable Cause Approval Date: 07/03/1983
Aircraft: MOONEY M20F, registration: N6446Q
Injuries: 2 Uninjured.

THE PILOT STATED THAT DURING A LANDING, THE TOUCHDOWN WAS MADE NEAR THE INTENDED POINT, BUT THE AIRCRAFT DID NOT DECELERATE AS RAPIDLY AS EXPECTED. HE ALSO STATED THAT HEAVY BRAKING WAS INITIATED, BUT BY THEN IT BECAME EVIDENT THAT THE AIRCRAFT COULD NOT BE STOPPED IN TIME TO PREVENT DEPARTING THE RUNWAY, AND ALSO, IT WAS TOO LATE TO TO GO AROUND. THE PILOT THEN TURNED THE AIRCRAFT TO THE RIGHT AND DEPARTED THE RUNWAY. THE AIRCRAFT COLLIDED WITH BRUSH AND DIRT MOUNDS AND WAS DAMAGED.

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

AIRSPEED..MISJUDGED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

DISTANCE..MISJUDGED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

GO-AROUND..NOT PERFORMED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

BRAKES(NORMAL)..DELAYED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..HIGH VEGETATION


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..DIRT BANK/RISING EMBANKMENT

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