NTSB Identification: FTW88DRD02.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 36727.
Accident occurred Wednesday, May 11, 1988 in JENNINGS, LA
Probable Cause Approval Date: 07/10/1989
Aircraft: GRUMMAN G-164A, registration: N4708
Injuries: 1 Uninjured.

THE AG AIRPLANE WAS SPRAYING OVER A RICE FIELD AND WAS MAKING A TURN-AROUND WHEN THE AIRPLANE SETTLED INTO SMALL TREES AND BUSHES. NO PROBLEMS WERE FOUND WITH THE AIRPLANE OR POWERPLANT.

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

AIRSPEED..INADEQUATE..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

STALL/MUSH..INADVERTENT..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

OBJECT..TREE(S)

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