NTSB Identification: FTW85LA252.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 28048.
Accident occurred Saturday, June 01, 1985 in KAPLAN, LA
Aircraft: GRUMMAN G-164A, registration: N7371
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 LEFT BRAKE FAILED DURING THE LANDING ROLL. THE ACFT VEERED TO THE RIGHT OF THE RWY AND GROUND LOOPED. DURING THE GROUNDLOOP, THE LEFT TIRE BLEW AND THE TAIL WHEEL SPRING BOLT ASSEMBLY FAILED. CAUSE OF THE BRAKE FAILURE WAS NOT DETERMINED.

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

LANDING GEAR,NORMAL BRAKE SYSTEM..UNDETERMINED



Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..CROSSWIND




Contributing Factors

LANDING GEAR,TIRE..FAILURE,TOTAL

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