NTSB Identification: MKC86LA061.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 30064.
Accident occurred Monday, February 17, 1986 in COLT, AR
Aircraft: SCHWEIZER G164-B, registration: N3630K
Injuries: 1 Minor.

NTSB investigators may not have traveled in support of this investigation and used data provided by various sources to prepare this aircraft accident report.

THIS WAS A NEW ACFT WHICH THE OWNER WAS FERRYING FROM THE DEALER TO HIS PRIVATE AG STRIP. THE LANDING WAS MADE TO THE NORTH ON A HALF MILE LONG GRASS STRIP AND THE WIND WAS CALM. THE PLT REPORTS THAT THE BRAKES WERE LOCKED WHEN THE ACFT TOUCHED DOWN AND THE MAIN GEAR WHEELS NEVER TURNED. AS THE ACFT SLOWED TO A STOP IT NOSED OVER, CAUGHT ON FIRE AND BURNED. AN FAA, AIRWORTHINESS INSPECTOR EXAMINED THE FIRE DAMAGED BRAKE SYSTEM BUT WAS UNABLE TO FIND EVIDENCE TO EXPLAIN THE REPORTED BRAKE SYSTEM MALFUNCTION.

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

LANDING GEAR,NORMAL BRAKE SYSTEM..LOCKED

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