NTSB Identification: MKC84LA136.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 24525.
Accident occurred Saturday, May 12, 1984 in LEPANTO, AR
Aircraft: CESSNA A188B, registration: N731VM
Injuries: 1 Minor.

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 ACFT LOST POWER DURING AN AERIAL APPLICATION FLT & CRASHED DURING A FORCED LANDING. AN INVESTIGATION REVEALED THAT THE MAGNETOS WERE NOT IN AN AIRWORTHY CONDITION AT THE TIME OF THE ACCIDENT. THE ACFT HAD BEEN OPERATED 338 HRS SINCE THE LAST 100 HR INSPECTION.

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

IGNITION SYSTEM,MAGNETO..FAILURE,PARTIAL

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

MAINTENANCE,INSPECTION..INADEQUATE..OTHER MAINTENANCE PERSONNEL

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

AIRCRAFT PREFLIGHT..INADEQUATE..PILOT IN COMMAND

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