NTSB Identification: MKC84LA166.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 24049.
Accident occurred Sunday, June 10, 1984 in POCAHONTAS, AR
Aircraft: AERO COMMANDER S-2R, registration: N8896Q
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.

THE PLT SAID HE WAS MAKING A CLEANUP SWATH & ENCOUNTERED SPRAY FROM THE PREVIOUS SWATH RUN. THE SPRAY CONTAINS A DYE WHICH COVERED THE WINDSHIELD & OBSCURED THE PLT'S VISION. THE PLT SAID HE PULLED UP AT THE END OF THE FIELD BUT FAILED TO CLEAR THE TREES. ALTHOUGH THE ACFT WAS DAMAGED, THE PLT WAS ABLE TO RETURN TO THE ARPT & LAND SAFELY.

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

PULL-UP..DELAYED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

WINDOW,FLIGHT COMPARTMENT WINDOW/WINDSHIELD..DIRTY(FOGGY)


Contributing Factors

OBJECT..TREE(S)

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