NTSB Identification: ATL83LA225.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 22338.
Accident occurred Thursday, June 09, 1983 in FORT VALLEY, GA
Aircraft: AIR TRACTOR AT-301, registration: N5071S
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 ENG QUIT AT 200 FT AGL AS THE PLT WAS RETURNING TO A STRIP. A FORCED LANDING WAS MADE IN A WHEAT FIELD & THE ACFT ROLLED THROUGH A NARROW TREE LINE. THE CARB FLOAT WAS FOUND CRACKED & LEAKING.

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

FUEL SYSTEM,CARBURETOR..CRACKED

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

FUEL SYSTEM,CARBURETOR..LEAK


Contributing Factors

OBJECT..TREE(S)

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