NTSB Identification: MIA01LA104.
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Accident occurred Thursday, March 22, 2001 in Bainbridge, GA
Probable Cause Approval Date: 07/30/2001
Aircraft: Piper PA-25-235, registration: N6674Z
Injuries: 1 Serious.
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The pilot was conducting instructional agricultural spray runs with a known sun glare. The pilot descended inadvertently and the airplane collided with terrain while maneuvering.
The National Transportation Safety Board determines the probable cause(s) of this accident to be: The pilot's failure to maintain a visual lookout while maneuvering during a agricultural run, and inadvertent descent with a known sun glare resulting in an in-flight collision with terrain. Full narrative available
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