NTSB Identification: DEN83LA038
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Friday, December 24, 1982 in AFTON, WY
Probable Cause Approval Date: 12/24/1983
Aircraft: CESSNA 182, registration: N21008
Injuries: 3 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 REPORTED THAT THE AIRCRAFT HAD A POWER LOSS DURING TAKEOFF AND NOSED OVER IN SNOW DURING A FORCED LANDING. THEOAT WAS 21 DEGREES. THERE WAS NO EVIDENCE OF A MECHANICAL MALFUNCTION DURING A POST ACCIDENT EXAMINATION.

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

REASON FOR OCCURRENCE UNDETERMINED


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..SNOW COVERED

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