NTSB Identification: FTW83LA002
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Sunday, October 03, 1982 in ALBUQUERQUE, NM
Probable Cause Approval Date: 10/03/1983
Aircraft: WACO UPF-7, registration: N30136
Injuries: 1 Uninjured.

NTSB investigators may not have traveled in support of this investigation and used data provided by various sources to prepare this aircraft accident report.

UPON COMPLETION OF AN AIRSHOW THE PLT RETURNED TO CORONADO ARPT. UPON TOUCHDOWN THE ACFT TRIED TO NOSE OVER & A GO-AROUND WAS MADE. AFTER TWO TOUCH & GO'S THE PLT ISOLATED THE PROBLEM TO A LOCKED RIGHT BRAKE SO HE ATTEMPTED TO REMEDY THE PROBLEM BY CUTTING THE BRAKE LINE AT THE MASTER CYLINDER. HE THEN MADE ANOTHER TOUCH & GO & THE ACFT AGAIN TRIED TO NOSE OVER. THE PLT THEN DIVERTED TO ALBUQUERQUE INTL ARPT & AFTER SEVERAL LOW PASSES LANDED IN DIRT ADJACENT TO RWY 30. AFTER ABOUT A 400 FT ROLL THE ACFT ENCOUNTERED ROUGH SOFT TERRAIN & NOSED OVER.

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

LANDING GEAR,NORMAL BRAKE SYSTEM..LOCKED

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

LANDING GEAR,NORMAL BRAKE SYSTEM..DISABLED



Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..SOFT


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..ROUGH/UNEVEN

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