NTSB Identification: FTW83LA298.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 23259.
Accident occurred Monday, June 27, 1983 in GRUBBS, AR
Aircraft: GRUMMAN G-164A, registration: N4237
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 AGRICULTURAL ACFT NOSED OVER DURING LANDING. THE PLT SAID HE WAS ATTEMPING TO STEER THE ACFT AROUND STANDING PUDDLESOF WATER ON A WET PRIVATE AIRSTRIP WHEN DIRECTIONAL CONTROL WAS LOST AND THE ACFT NOSED OVER IN A DITCH.

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

DIRECTIONAL CONTROL..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

GROUND LOOP/SWERVE..NOT CORRECTED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..DITCH


Contributing Factors

AIRPORT FACILITIES,RUNWAY/LANDING AREA CONDITION..SOFT


Contributing Factors

AIRPORT FACILITIES,RUNWAY/LANDING AREA CONDITION..WET

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