NTSB Identification: MKC87LA168.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 34991.
Accident occurred Wednesday, August 26, 1987 in HOLLY GROVE, AR
Probable Cause Approval Date: 04/24/1989
Aircraft: GRUMMAN G-164B, registration: N8365K
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 LOST CONTROL ON TAKEOFF ROLL, RAN OFF THE SIDE OF THE RUNWAY AND IMPACTED A DIRT BANK. THE AIRCRAFT CAME TO REST IN AN INVERTED POSITION. INVESTIGATION REVEALED NO PREIMPACT MECHANICAL MALFUNCTIONS/FAILURES.

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..DIRT BANK/RISING EMBANKMENT

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