Aircraft Incident/Accident Report


Jacksonville, Florida 32215
Thursday, June 12, 1986 6:22 EDT

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NTSB Narrative Summary Released at Completion of Accident
THE ENG FAILED & A FORCED LDG WAS PERFORMED IN A FIELD. DURING THE LDG ROLL-OUT, THE ACFT STRUCK A FENCE. AN ON-SCENE EXAM OF THE ACFT REVEALED A SUBSTANTIAL QUANTITY OF FUEL REMAINING IN THE TANKS AND THERE WAS NO EVIDENCE OF ANY FOREIGN MATTER WITHIN THE FUEL SYSTEM. THE ENG WAS SUBSEQUENTLY TEST RUN ON TWO SEPARATE OCCASIONS & THE ENG PERFORMED NORMALLY. THE REASON FOR THE ENG FAILURE COULD NOT BE DETERMINED.
NTSB Probable Cause Narrative
Not Yet Reported
Event Information
Type of EventAccident 
Event Date6/12/1986 
Event Day of the WeekThursday 
Time of Event622 
Event Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time 
Event CityJACKSONVILLE  
Event StateFLORIDA 
Event Country-- 
Zipcode of the event site32215  
Event Date Year1986 
Event Date Month
MidAir Collision IndicatorNo 
On Ground Collision occurred ?No 
Event Location Latitude  
Event Location Longitude  
Event Location Airport  
Event Location Nearest Airport ID  
Indicates whether the acc/inc occurred off or on an airportOff Airport/Airstrip 
Distance from airport in statute miles
Degrees magnetic from airport
Airport Elevation
Weather Briefing CompletenessFull 
Investigator's weather sourceWeather Observation Facility 
Time of the weather observation654 Eastern Daylight Time 
Direction of event from weather observation facility (degrees)360 
Weather Observation Facility IDJAX  
Elevation of weather observation facility30 
Distance of event from weather observation facility (units?)13 
Time Zone of the weather observationEDT 
Lighting ConditionsDay 
Lowest Ceiling Height10000 
Lowest Non-Ceiling Height
Sky/Lowest/Cloud ConditionsClear 
Sky Condition for Lowest CeilingBroken 
Visibility Runway Visual Range (Feet)
Visibility Runway Visual Value (Statute Miles)
Visibility (Statute Miles)
Air Temperature at event time (in degrees celsius)25 
Dew Point at event time (in degress fahrenheit)23 
Wind Direction (degrees magnetic)240 
Variable Wind IndicatorUnknown 
Wind Speed (knots)
Wind Velocity Indicator Unknown 
Wind Gust IndicatorNot Gusting 
Wind Gust (knots)
Altimeter Setting at event time (in. Hg) 30 
Density Altitude (feet)-- 
Intensity of PrecipitationUnknown 
METAR weather report -- 
Event Highest InjuryMinor 
On Ground, Fatal Injuries
On Ground, Minor Injuries
On Ground, Serious Injuries
Injury Total Fatal-- 
Injury Total Minor
Injury Total None-- 
Injury Total Serious-- 
Injury Total All
Investigating AgencyNTSB 
NTSB Docket Number (internal use)826 
NTSB Notification Source-- 
NTSB Notification DateJun 12 1986 12:00AM 
NTSB Notification Time820 
Fiche Number and/or location -used to find docket information31170 
Date of most recent change to recordJan 2 2001 9:14AM 
User who most recently changed recorddbo  
Basic weather conditionsVisual Meteorological Cond 
FAA District Office-- 
Aircraft Involved
Aircraft #1
Aircraft Registration NumberN6603C 
NTSB NumberMIA86LA180  
Missing Aircraft Indicator
Federal Aviation Reg. PartPart 135: Air Taxi & Commuter 
Type of Flight Plan filedIFR 
Flight plan Was Activated?-- 
DamageSubstantial 
Aircraft FireNone 
Aircraft ExplosionNone 
Aircraft Manufacturer's Full NameCESSNA  
Aircraft Model210N  
Aircraft Series Identifier210N  
Aircraft Serial Number21063927  
Certified Max Gross Weight3800 
Aircraft CategoryAirplane 
Aircraft Registration ClassU.S. Registered/U.S. Soil 
Aircraft is a homebuilt?No 
Flight Crew Seats-- 
Cabin Crew Seats-- 
Passenger Seats-- 
Total number of seats on the aircraft
Number of Engines
Fixed gear or retractable gearRetractable 
Aircraft, Type of Last InspectionAnnual 
Date of Last InspectionJun 9 1986 12:00AM 
Airframe hours since last inspection13 
Airframe Hours3666 
ELT InstalledYes 
ELT ActivatedUnknown 
ELT Aided Location of Event SiteUnknown 
ELT Type-- 
Aircraft Owner NameTHEODORE J. COUCH  
Aircraft Owner Street Address1717 E. FOWLER AVE.  
Aircraft Owner CityTAMPA  
Aircraft Owner StateFL 
Aircraft Owner Country  
Aircraft Owner Zipcode33612  
Operator is an individual?-- 
Operator NameTOP FLIGHT, INC.  
Operator Same as Owner?No 
Operator Is Doing Business As-- 
Operator Address Same as Owner?No 
Operator Street AddressRT. 9, BOX 148  
Operator CityTAMPA  
Operator StateFL 
Operator Country  
Operator Zip code  
Operator Code  
Owner has at least one certificateYes - certificate holder 
Other Operator of large aircraft?No 
Certified for Part 133 or 137 OperationUnknown 
Operator Certificate Number-- 
Indicates whether an air carrier operation was scheduled or notNon-scheduled 
Indicates Domestic or International FlightDomestic 
Operator carrying Pax/Cargo/MailCargo 
Type of Flying (Per_Bus / Primary)Unknown 
Second Pilot on BoardNo 
Departure Point Same as EventNo 
Departure Airport CodeTPA  
Departure CityTAMPA  
Departure StateFL 
Departure Country  
Departure Time530 
Departure Time ZoneEDT 
Destination Same as Local Flt-- 
Destination Airport CodeJAX  
Destination CityJACKSONVILLE  
Destination StateFL 
Destination Country  
Specific Phase of FlightLanding 
Report sent to ICAO?-- 
Evacuation occurred-- 
Date of most recent change to recordJan 2 2001 10:36AM 
User who most recently changed recorddbo  
Since inspection or accident-- 
Event Location Runway Number and Location0  
Runway Length
Runway Width
Sight Seeing flightNo 
Air Medical FlightNo 
Medical Flight--