NTSB Identification: MKC88LA139.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 36968.
Accident occurred Wednesday, July 27, 1988 in GOULD, AR
Probable Cause Approval Date: 08/08/1989
Aircraft: GRUMMAN G164-B, registration: N54JS
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 PILOT SAID THAT WHILE RETURNING FROM AN AERIAL APPLICATION OPERATION, HE LOST DIRECTIONAL CONTROL DURING THE LDG. HE VEERED OFF THE CONCRETE RUNWAY, INTO THE SOFT, TALL GRASS BORDER, AND NOSED OVER.

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

DIRECTIONAL CONTROL..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..SOFT


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..HIGH VEGETATION

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