NTSB Identification: MIA82DA178
Nonscheduled 14 CFR Part 135: Air Taxi & Commuter
Accident occurred Monday, August 23, 1982 in CHARLOTTE AMALI
Probable Cause Approval Date: 08/23/1983
Aircraft: DOUGLAS C-47, registration: N87629
Injuries: 4 Uninjured.

THE PILOT REPORTED NORMAL BRAKING PRESSURE FAILED WHILE TAXIING ON THE RAMP. HE ATTEMPTED TO STEER CLEAR OF OTHER AIRCRAFT, BUT COLLIDED WITH TWO PARKED DC-3 AIRCRAFT. NO DETERMINATION OF THE NATURE OF THE BRAKING PROBLEM WAS MADE.

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

LANDING GEAR,NORMAL BRAKE SYSTEM..FAILURE,TOTAL


Contributing Factors

OBJECT..AIRCRAFT PARKED/STANDING

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