NTSB Identification: FTW98LA164.
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Accident occurred Wednesday, March 25, 1998 in TUCKERMAN, AR
Probable Cause Approval Date: 12/08/1998
Aircraft: Grumman-Schweizer G-164B, registration: N6720K
Injuries: 1 Uninjured.

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During the landing roll, the right main landing gear dropped into a mud hole covered by 6 inch tall Bermuda grass. The tire pushed up the mud instead of rolling through the hole, and the airplane came to a sudden stop and nosed over to the inverted position.

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

The pilot's failure to maintain aircraft control. Factors were the wet and soft runway conditions.

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