NTSB Identification: FTW95LA192.
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Accident occurred Saturday, May 06, 1995 in GEROME, AR
Probable Cause Approval Date: 09/24/1995
Aircraft: WSK PZL MIELEC M-18A DROMADER, registration: N8025Y
Injuries: 1 Fatal,1 Uninjured.

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DURING LANDING ROLL, FOLLOWING COMPLETION OF AN AERIAL APPLICATION FLIGHT, THE AIRCRAFT ENTERED A SOFT AREA ON THE SOD/GRAVEL STRIP AND NOSED OVER. ACCORDING TO THE PILOT, THERE HAD BEEN RAIN EARLIER AND THE STRIP HAD DEVELOPED A SOFT AREA NOT READILY DISCERNABLE.

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

THE PILOT'S USE OF UNSUITABLE TERRAIN FOR LANDING.

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