NTSB Identification: MKC84LA154.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 24503.
Accident occurred Wednesday, May 30, 1984 in STUTTGART, AR
Aircraft: GRUMMAN G-164A, registration: N937X
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.

WHILE THE PLT WAS SPRAYING RICE, THE LEFT MAIN GEAR OF THE ACFT STRUCK A LEVEE OF A RICE FIELD & SEPARATED. THE PLT THEN PROCEEDED TO A NEARBY FIELD FOR A LANDING. AFTER A SLIGHT LANDING ROLL ON SOFT TERRAIN, THE ACFT NOSED OVER.

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

CLEARANCE..MISJUDGED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..DIRT BANK/RISING EMBANKMENT

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