NTSB Identification: SEA85LA146.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 27922.
Accident occurred Friday, June 21, 1985 in TWIN FALLS, ID
Aircraft: GRUMMAN 164B, registration: N6762K
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.
A PARTIAL LOSS OF POWER OCCURRED DURING AERIAL APPLICATION DUE TO A CRACK AROUND ONE OF THE CYLINDERS. WHILE THE PLT WAS ATTEMPTING TO DUMP CHEMICALS, THE ACFT SETTLED ONTO THE GROUND TEARING OFF THE RT MAIN GEAR. THE PLT THEN FLEW ON TO TWIN FALLS TO LAND. THE ACFT FLIPPED INVERTED DURING THE LANDING.
The National Transportation Safety Board determines the probable cause(s) of this accident to be:ENGINE ASSEMBLY,CYLINDER..CRACKED
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