NTSB Identification: LAX93LA167.
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Accident occurred Wednesday, April 07, 1993 in SAN JOSE, CA
Probable Cause Approval Date: 06/30/1994
Aircraft: AERO COMMANDER ST-R, registration: N1783S
Injuries: 1 Serious.

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THE PILOT WAS EXECUTING AN AERIAL APPLICATION PROCEDURE TURN-AROUND WHEN HE INADVERTENTLY ENTERED INTO A STALL AND SPUN TO THE GROUND. THERE WERE NO REPORTED PREEXISTING MALFUNCTION OR FAILURES.

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

THE PILOT'S FAILURE TO MAINTAIN ADEQUATE AIRSPEED RESULTING IN AN INADVERTENT STALL/SPIN.

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