NTSB Identification: ATL81DLG19
14 CFR Part 91 General Aviation
Aircraft: AIR TRACTOR AT-301, registration: N4358S

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 FILE    DATE          LOCATION          AIRCRAFT DATA       INJURIES       FLIGHT                        PILOT DATA
                                                               F  S M/N     PURPOSE
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3-1631   81/8/6    MANNING,SC          AIR TRACTOR AT-301  CR-  0  0  1  COMMERCIAL                AIRLINE TRANSPORT, AGE
        TIME - 0945                    N4358S              PX-  0  0  0  ASSOC CROP CTL ACTIVITY   29, 8900 TOTAL HOURS, 209
                                       DAMAGE-SUBSTANTIAL  OT-  0  0  0                            IN TYPE, NOT INSTRUMENT
                                                                                                   RATED.
        NAME OF AIRPORT - AG-AIR
        DEPARTURE POINT             INTENDED DESTINATION
          MANNING,SC                  LOCAL
        TYPE OF ACCIDENT                                         PHASE OF OPERATION
           COLLIDED WITH: CROP                                      TAKEOFF: INITIAL CLIMB
        PROBABLE CAUSE(S)
           PILOT IN COMMAND - MISJUDGED CLEARANCE
        FACTOR(S)
           AIRPORTS/AIRWAYS/FACILITIES - AIRPORT CONDITIONS: HIGH VEGETATION
         SPECIAL DATA
          TOTAL HOURS IN CROP CONTROL - UNKNOWN/NOT REPORTED       KIND OF OPERATION - SPRAYING CROPS
          KIND OF CROP - BEANS                                     TYPE OF CHEMICAL USED - LIQUID CHEMICAL-NONTOXIC
          PILOT' S SEAT BELT -UNKNOWN/NOT REPORTED                 GLOVES - NOT USED
          GOGGLES - NOT USED                                       CRASH HELMET - AVAILABLE USED
          COCKPIT CRASHPAD - INSTALLED                             CRASH BAR - INSTALLED
          TANK/HOPPER-LOCATION - FORWARD OF PILOT                  TERRAIN-TYPE -LEVEL,FLAT
          ELEVATION-AREA BEING TREATED-FEET -  100                 SWATH RUN-HOW FLOWN - UNKNOWN/NOT REPORTED
        REMARKS- L WING OVERLAPPING 3FT TALL SOYBEANS DRG TKOF.AT LIFT-OFF,L WING DROPPED INTO SOYBEANS.

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