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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 240487
Last updated: 26 August 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic C185 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna A185F Skywagon
Registration: N185GK
C/n / msn: 18503687
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Kalispell, MT -   United States of America
Phase: Landing
Departure airport:Stevensville, MT (32S)
Destination airport:Kalispell, MT (KPVT)
Investigating agency: NTSB
The pilot of a tailwheel equipped airplane reported that, while on finial approach to land, the approach speed was too fast. During the landing roll on a wet 1,500 ft long grass runway, braking action was poor, and the pilot was unable to stop the airplane. Subsequently, the airplane overran the departure end of the runway and impacted a fence.
The airplane sustained substantial damage to the fuselage.
The pilot reported that there were no preaccident mechanical failures or malfunctions with the airplane that would have precluded normal operation.



Revision history:

26-Aug-2020 08:58 ASN Update Bot Added
26-Aug-2020 09:08 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Destination airport]

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