NTSB Identification: DEN85LA195.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 30193.
Accident occurred Monday, July 22, 1985 in RIVERTON, WY
Aircraft: Schweizer G-164B-600, registration: N6825K
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 PLT WAS CROP SPRAYING A FIELD IN A SCHWEIZER AG-CAT ACFT WHEN THE LEFT LANDING WIRE BROKE. THE PLT RETURNED TO RIVERTON, WY. DURING THE LANDING ROLL, IN ATTEMPT TO STOP THE ACFT AS SOON AS POSSIBLE, HE INADVERTENTLY APPLIED THE BRAKES TOO HARD, CAUSING THE ACFT TO NOSE OVER.

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

PRECAUTIONARY LANDING..PERFORMED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

BRAKES(NORMAL)..EXCESSIVE..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

ANXIETY/APPREHENSION..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

EMOTIONAL REACTION..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

WING,BRACING WIRE..SEPARATION

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