NTSB Identification: FTW83LA239.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 23036.
Accident occurred Tuesday, May 17, 1983 in HAYES, LA
Aircraft: GRUMMAN G-164A, registration: N9805
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 ACFT RAN OFF THE RT SIDE OF THE RWY AND COLLIDED WITH A DIRT EMBANKMENT DRNG LNDG ROLL. BRAKE FLUID WAS FOUND ON THE L MAIN GEAR FOLLOWING THE ACCD. INVESTIGATION REVEALED THE SOURCE OF THE LEAK TO BE A POPPED O-RING IN THE BRAKE ACTUATING CYLINDER.

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

LANDING GEAR,NORMAL BRAKE SYSTEM..LEAK

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

LANDING GEAR,NORMAL BRAKE SYSTEM..FAILURE,PARTIAL

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

DIRECTIONAL CONTROL..NOT POSSIBLE..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..DIRT BANK/RISING EMBANKMENT

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