NTSB Identification: MKC83LA124.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 22853.
Accident occurred Friday, June 10, 1983 in GRAIN VALLEY, MO
Aircraft: QUICKIE Q2, registration: N82YL
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 RAN OFF THE RIGHT SIDE OF THE RWY AND NOSED OVER DURING LANDING. THE PLT STATED THAT AFTER A WHEEL LANDING HE LOWERED THE TAIL WHEEL TO THE RWY AND APPLIED THE HAND BRAKE LEVER. THE RIGHT BRAKE GRABBED AND THE ACFT TURNED RIGHT, ROLLING AND SKIDDING OFF THE RWY AND NOSED OVER. INVESTIGATION REVEALED EVIDENCE OF SKIDMARKS FROM THE RIGHT TIRE ON THERWY WHERE THE ACFT DEPARTED THE RWY. AN INSPECTION OF THE BRAKE ASSEMBLY BY AN FAA AIRWORTHINESS INSPECTOR DID NOT SHOW ANY EVIDENCE OF A FAILURE OF MALFUNCTION IN THE BRAKE SYSTEM.

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

BRAKES(NORMAL)..IMPROPER USE OF..PILOT IN COMMAND

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..UNCONTROLLED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

LANDING GEAR,NORMAL BRAKE SYSTEM..ASYMMETRICAL

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