NTSB Identification: MIA84LA097.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 24069.
Accident occurred Sunday, March 04, 1984 in MILTON, FL
Aircraft: GARDNER STEEN SKY BONT, registration: N90534
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.

THIS WAS THE INITIAL TEST FLT OF THE HOMEBUILT ACFT. DURING TAKEOFF THE ENG QUIT. THE RIGHT LANDING GEAR CAUGHT ON A GUY WIRE DURING THE EMERGENCY LANDING & THE ACFT FLIPPED. THE PLT/BUILDER, WHO IS A CERTIFIED MECHANIC, ATTRIBUTED THE POWER LOSS TO A TEMPORARY FUEL FLOW INTERRUPTION.

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

FUEL SYSTEM..BLOCKED(TOTAL)

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

FLUID,FUEL..STARVATION


Contributing Factors

OBJECT..GUY WIRE

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