NTSB Identification: MIA88LA185.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 36500.
Accident occurred Wednesday, June 01, 1988 in MIAMI, FL
Probable Cause Approval Date: 07/10/1989
Aircraft: BOST PITTS S-1C, registration: N36GB
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 PLT STATED THAT HE WAS PERFORMING A TAIL-SLIDE MANEUVER WHEN THE ENG SUDDENLY QUIT. HE ATTEMPTED TO RESTART ENG. WHEN ENG WOULD NOT RESTART, HE ELECTED TO LND A/C IN A FLD. DURING LANDING ROLL, THE A/C NOSED OVER. FAA STATED THAT THE CARB WAS DAMAGED DURING IMPACT AND THAT THE ENG COULD NOT BE RUN.

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

POWERPLANT..UNDETERMINED


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..HIGH VEGETATION


Contributing Factors

ENGINE ACCESSORIES,ENGINE STARTER..NOT INSTALLED


Contributing Factors

EMERGENCY PROCEDURE..ATTEMPTED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

LACK OF TOTAL EXPERIENCE IN TYPE OF AIRCRAFT..PILOT IN COMMAND

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