NTSB Identification: MKC85LA004.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 26540.
Accident occurred Monday, October 08, 1984 in CARLISLE, AR
Aircraft: AERONCA 7AC, registration: N84654
Injuries: 1 Minor.

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 ACFT COLLIDED WITH A PIECE OF FARM EQUIPMENT DURING A FORCE LANDING FOLLOWING ENGINE FAILURE. INVESTIGATION REVEALED THAT THE PLT WAS FLYING THE ACFT TO HAZEN, AR, TO SHOW IT TO HIS FATHER WHEN THE ENGINE FAILED. EXAMINATION OF THE WRECKAGE FAILED TO REVEAL ANY REASON FOR THE ENGINE FAILURE. THE PILOT DID NOT HAVE A LICENSE AND THE ACFT HAD LAST RECEIVED AN ANNUAL INSPECTION IN 1982.

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

REASON FOR OCCURRENCE UNDETERMINED

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

PROCEDURES/DIRECTIVES..NOT FOLLOWED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

COMPLACENCY..PILOT IN COMMAND

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