NTSB Identification: MIA87LA179.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 34162.
Accident occurred Tuesday, June 09, 1987 in SENATOBIA, MS
Probable Cause Approval Date: 11/08/1988
Aircraft: CESSNA A188B, registration: N4776R
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 THE ACFT WAS SLOW TO CLIMB AFTER TAKEOFF. HE THEN DUMPED THE LOAD OF CHEMICAL IN AN EFFORT TO CLEAR TREES. AFTER CLEARING THE TREES THE ACFT STALLED AND CRASHED INTO AN OPEN FIELD. THE PLT ALSO STATED THAT THERE WAS NO ENGINE FAILURE OR MALFUNCTION.
The National Transportation Safety Board determines the probable cause(s) of this accident to be:AIRSPEED..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND
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