NTSB Identification: FTW91DPG21.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 45623.
Accident occurred Saturday, September 28, 1991 in JOHNSON, AR
Probable Cause Approval Date: 05/26/1993
Aircraft: JOSEPH P. FRASCA ASTROCRAFT, registration: N999JF
Injuries: 1 Fatal.

DURING A DAYLIGHT FLIGHT OVER AN AIRPORT, THE AIRPLANE WAS OBSERVED TO DESCEND OUT OF CONTROL TO GROUND IMPACT. THE PILOT EXITED THE AIRPLANE IN AN ATTEMPT TO PARACHUTE TO SAFETY; HOWEVER, THE PARACHUTE WAS NOT ATTACHED TO THE PILOT AND THE PILOT FELL TO THE GROUND.

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

THE LOSS OF CONTROL FOR UNKNOWN REASONS, AND PROCEDURES FOR EMERGENCY EQUIPMENT NOT FOLLOWED, WHICH RESULTED IN PARACHUTE SEPARATION.

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