NTSB Identification: FTW82DA164
14 CFR Part 137: Agricultural
Accident occurred Tuesday, May 04, 1982 in HOUSTON, TX
Probable Cause Approval Date: 05/04/1983
Aircraft: GRUMMAN G-164B, registration: N6746K
Injuries: 1 Uninjured.

AFTER TAKEOFF THE ENGINE LOST POWER AND THE AIRCRAFT WAS LANDED IN A PLOWED FIELD. DURING THE LANDING ROLL THE AIRCRAFT NOSED OVER. AN ENGINE TEARDOWN REVEALED WATER AND CONTAMINATION OF THE FUEL SYSTEM.

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

FLUID,WATER..FUEL

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

AIRCRAFT PREFLIGHT..IMPROPER..PILOT IN COMMAND



Contributing Factors

LOAD JETTISON..PERFORMED..PILOT IN COMMAND

Index for May1982 | Index of months