NTSB Identification: FTW82FPG18
14 CFR Part 137: Agricultural
Accident occurred Monday, July 12, 1982 in CASA, AR
Probable Cause Approval Date: 07/12/1983
Aircraft: GRUMMAN G-164A, registration: N4657
Injuries: 1 Serious.

NTSB investigators either traveled in support of this investigation or conducted a significant amount of investigative work without any travel, and used data obtained from various sources to prepare this aircraft accident report.

THE AIRCRAFT COLLIDED WITH RISING TERRAIN DURING A PROCEDURE TURN. WHILE SPRAYING A RICE FIELD.

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

CLEARANCE..MISJUDGED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..MOUNTAINOUS/HILLY

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