NTSB Identification: FTW84LA284.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 26328.
Accident occurred Saturday, June 23, 1984 in OKLAHOMA CITY, OK
Aircraft: GRIFFIN TRANE INC. STARDUSTER TOO, registration: N77BG
Injuries: 2 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.

ACFT TOUCHED DOWN HARD AFTER 4 UNSUCCESSFUL LANDING ATTEMPTS AT STROUD, OK. PLT ADDED FULL PWR AND RETURNED TO OKLAHOMA CITY SUSPECTING GEAR DAMAGE. VISUAL CHECK BY ANOTHER ACFT REVEALED NO APPARENT GEAR DAMAGE. UPON TOUCHDOWN AT EXPRESSWAY AIRPARK, THE MAIN GEAR COLLAPSED. ACFT SLID OVER RWY LIGHTS AND INTO GRASS. PLT REPORTED 14 1/2 HRS FLT EXPERIENCE IN THIS MAKE & MODEL TAILWHEEL ACFT.

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

PROPER DESCENT RATE..EXCEEDED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

RECOVERY FROM BOUNCED LANDING..IMPROPER..PILOT IN COMMAND



Contributing Factors

JUDGMENT..POOR..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

LACK OF TOTAL EXPERIENCE IN TYPE OF AIRCRAFT..PILOT IN COMMAND

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