NTSB Identification: MKC84LA170.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 24836.
Accident occurred Wednesday, June 13, 1984 in LAWRENCE, KS
Aircraft: Stolp Starduster Corp. STARDUSTER II, registration: N4GB
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.

DURING TAKEOFF ROLL FROM A GRASS COVERED RUNWAY THE PLT ABORTED THE TAKEOFF. THE ACFT NOSED OVER AS THE PLT ATTEMPTED TO BRING IT TO A STOP. THE PLT STATED THAT THE ACFT DID NOT APPEAR TO BE ACCELERATING AS IT SHOULD & SO HE ABORTED THE TAKEOFF. HE SAID THAT AS HE APPLIED THE BRAKES THE ACFT FLIPPED OVER.

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

AIRCRAFT HANDLING..IMPROPER..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

PREFLIGHT PLANNING/PREPARATION..INADEQUATE..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

ABORT..DELAYED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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