NTSB Identification: MKC88LA087.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 37290.
Accident occurred Friday, May 06, 1988 in WALDENBURG, AR
Probable Cause Approval Date: 09/19/1989
Aircraft: GRUMMAN G-164B, registration: N6782K
Injuries: 1 Uninjured.

NTSB investigators may not have traveled in support of this investigation and used data provided by various sources to prepare this aircraft accident report.

THE ACFT WAS BEING POSITIONED FOR AN AERIAL APPLICATION OPERATION. WHILE LANDING, THE ACFT STRUCK A 1.5 FT LEVEE AT THE END OF THE PRIVATE GRASS STRIP. SUBSEQUENTLY, THE MAIN GEAR SHEARED OFF, THE WINGS WERE BUCKLED & THE PROP WAS DAMAGED.

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

DISTANCE..MISJUDGED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

ALTITUDE..MISJUDGED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

PROPER TOUCHDOWN POINT..NOT ATTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..DIRT BANK/RISING EMBANKMENT

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