NTSB Identification: DEN85LA160.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 28754.
Accident occurred Saturday, June 08, 1985 in GARDNER, CO
Aircraft: AYRES S2R-600, registration: N4871X
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 AG-ACFT STALLED & CRASHED DURING AN AG OPERATION IN HIGH DENSITY ALT. THE MOUNTAINOUS TERRAIN AND DOWNDRAFTS CONTRIBUTED TO THE OVERALL EFFECT OF DISSAPATING THE CLEARANCE BETWEEN THE ACFT & THE UNDULATING TERRAIN.

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

STALL..INADVERTENT..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

AIRSPEED(VS)..BELOW..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

ALTITUDE..INADEQUATE..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

PERFORMANCE DATA..NOT FOLLOWED..PILOT IN COMMAND



Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..HIGH DENSITY ALTITUDE



Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..DOWNDRAFT

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