NTSB Identification: ATL82DA276
14 CFR Part 137: Agricultural
Accident occurred Thursday, September 16, 1982 in SOCIETY HILL, AL
Probable Cause Approval Date: 09/16/1983
Aircraft: GRUMMAN G-164B, registration: N48636
Injuries: 1 Uninjured.

AIRCRAFT LOST POWER DURING TAKEOFF AND NOSED OVER DURING EMERGENCY LANDING IN A COTTON FIELD. TAKEOFF WEIGHT WAS OVER CERTIFICATED GROSS LIMIT.

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

REASON FOR OCCURRENCE UNDETERMINED


Contributing Factors

AIRCRAFT WEIGHT AND BALANCE..INACCURATE..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

LOAD JETTISON..PERFORMED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..CROP

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