NTSB Identification: ATL83LA130.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 20291.
Accident occurred Monday, March 07, 1983 in MARSHALLVILLE, GA
Aircraft: ROCKWELL INTL S-2R, registration: N8515V
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 REPORTED THAT HE WAS TAKING OFF WITH A LOAD OF FERTILIZER FROM A NEWLY CONSTRUCTED STRIP THAT WAS WET AND SOFT. HE STATED THAT HE FAILED TO CLEAR A MUD-HOLE AT THE END OF THE STRIP, THE WHEELS MIRED IN THE MUD, AND THE ACFT NOSED OVER.

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

UNSUITABLE TERRAIN OR TAKEOFF/LANDING/TAXI AREA..SELECTED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

AIRPORT FACILITIES,RUNWAY/LANDING AREA CONDITION..SOFT


Contributing Factors

AIRPORT FACILITIES,RUNWAY/LANDING AREA CONDITION..WET

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