FAA Flight Standards District Office: FAA Anchorage FSDO-03
NTSB Identification: GAA17CA041
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Thursday, October 20, 2016 in Anchorage, AK
Aircraft: CESSNA A185, registration: N7565H
Injuries: 1 Uninjured.
NTSB investigators used data provided by various entities, including, but not limited to, the Federal Aviation Administration and/or the operator and did not travel in support of this investigation to prepare this aircraft accident report.
The pilot of the tailwheel equipped airplane reported that during the landing roll the airplane started to veer to the right, he attempted to correct with left rudder, which resulted in a ground loop to the left.
The airplane sustained substantial damage to the right wing, right horizontal stabilizer, and right elevator.
The pilot reported that there were no pre impact mechanical failures or malfunctions with the airframe or engine that would have precluded normal operation.