NTSB Identification: CHI84LA262.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 24696.
Accident occurred Monday, June 25, 1984 in MAHNOMEN, MN
Aircraft: GRUMMAN G-164A, registration: N6584
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.

SHORTLY AFTER TAKING OFF, THE ENG LOST POWER. THE PLT STATED THAT THE ENG STOPPED COMPLETELY 'LIKE FUEL STARVATION.' HE DUMPED HIS LOAD OF CHEMICALS & MADE AN EMERGENCY LANDING.DURING THE LANDING, THE ACFT HIT A DITCH & NOSED OVER. AN INVESTIGATION REVEALED NO DISCREPANCIES EXCEPT THAT THE SPARK PLUGS CONTAINED A SOOTY DEPOSIT.

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

REASON FOR OCCURRENCE UNDETERMINED


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..DITCH

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