NTSB Identification: FTW88DRD09.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 36479.
Accident occurred Friday, June 17, 1988 in BASILE, LA
Probable Cause Approval Date: 07/10/1989
Aircraft: GRUMMAN G-164A, registration: N4243
Injuries: 1 Uninjured.

DURING OR AFTER LIFT-OFF, THE RIGHT LANDING GEAR AXLE ASSEMBLY SEPARATED FROM THE LANDING GEAR LEG WHEN THE MOUNTING BOLTS SHEARED. DURING LANDING, THE AIRPLANE GROUND-LOOPED AND THEN FLIPPED TO THE INVERTED POSITION.

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

LANDING GEAR,MAIN GEAR ATTACHMENT..DISCONNECTED

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

LANDING GEAR..NOT MAINTAINED..OTHER MAINTENANCE PERSONNEL

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