NTSB Identification: MKC88LA138B.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 36952.
Accident occurred Wednesday, July 27, 1988 in LAMAR, MO
Probable Cause Approval Date: 08/08/1989
Aircraft: AIR TRACTOR AT-301, registration: N5017S
Injuries: 2 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 OF THE AERIAL APPLICATOR ACFT SAID HE WAS PULLING OUT FOR AN INTERSECTION DEPARTURE ON RWY 21, WHEN THE CESSNA ON A LANDING ROLL, STRUCK HIM FROM THE REAR. THE PILOT SAID THAT POSSIBLY THE BACKGROUND, HAZE, AND AIRFRAME COMPONENTS MADE THE INCOMING ACFT DIFFICULT TO SEE. THE AG ACFT WAS NOT EQUIPPED WITH TWO-WAY RADIO EQUIPMENT.

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

VISUAL LOOKOUT..INADEQUATE..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

GO-AROUND..NOT PERFORMED..PILOT OF OTHER AIRCRAFT


Contributing Factors

OBJECT..AIRCRAFT MOVING ON GROUND


Contributing Factors

RADIO COMMUNICATIONS..NOT POSSIBLE..PILOT IN COMMAND

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