NTSB Identification: FTW92DRD04.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 47218.
Accident occurred Wednesday, July 08, 1992 in MAMOU, LA
Probable Cause Approval Date: 08/31/1993
Aircraft: AIR TRACTOR AT-502, registration: N7315L
Injuries: 1 Minor.

THE PILOT MADE A LOW PASS OVER THE AIRSTRIP PRIOR TO STARTING HIS APPROACH. WHILE ON FINAL APPROACH THE RIGHT WING OF THE AIRPLANE IMPACTED A TELEPHONE POLE ON THE APPROACH END OF THE AIRSTRIP. THE AIRPLANE DESCENDED OUT OF CONTROL AND IMPACTED THE TERRAIN ADJACENT THE AIRSTRIP.

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

THE PILOT'S FAILURE TO MAINTAIN PROPER CLEARANCE.

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