NTSB Identification: FTW86LA113.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 30642.
Accident occurred Thursday, June 19, 1986 in PALACIOS, TX
Aircraft: GRUMMAN G-164, registration: N48398
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.

DURING THE GROUND RUN PORTION OF THE TAKEOFF, THE ACFT CONTACTED A MUD HOLE WHICH RESULTED IN IT VEERING OFF THE GRASS AND INTO BUSHES ALONGSIDE THE STRIP. THE PLT DID NOT SELECT SUITABLE TERRAIN FOR THE TAKEOFF.

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

UNSUITABLE TERRAIN OR TAKEOFF/LANDING/TAXI AREA..SELECTED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

DIRECTIONAL CONTROL..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

GROUND LOOP/SWERVE..INADVERTENT..PILOT IN COMMAND



Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..WET


Contributing Factors

LOAD JETTISON..PERFORMED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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