NTSB Identification: CHI85LA373.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 30140.
Accident occurred Wednesday, September 11, 1985 in IRWIN, OH
Aircraft: SCHWEIZER G-164A, registration: N48514
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.

AT AN ALT OF APRX 20 FT AGL AFTER TAKEOFF, THE #1 CYLINDER FAILED. A STRAIGHT AHEAD LANDING WAS MADE IN A CORN FIELD DURING WHICH THE ACFT WAS DESTROYED. THE ENG HAD UNDER GONE A MAJOR OVERHAUL 197 HRS PRIOR TO THIS ACCIDENT.

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

ENGINE ASSEMBLY,CYLINDER..CRACKED

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

ENGINE ASSEMBLY,CYLINDER..FAILURE,TOTAL

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