NTSB Identification: FTW81DRD06
14 CFR Part 91 General Aviation
Aircraft: PIPER PA-25, registration: N7053Z

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 FILE    DATE          LOCATION          AIRCRAFT DATA       INJURIES       FLIGHT                        PILOT DATA
                                                               F  S M/N     PURPOSE
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3-2948  80/11/11   WHITE CASTLE,LA     PIPER PA-25         CR-  0  0  1  COMMERCIAL                COMMERCIAL, FL.INSTR.,
        TIME - 1130                    N7053Z              PX-  0  0  0  ASSOC CROP CTL ACTIVITY   AGE 54, 11921 TOTAL
                                       DAMAGE-SUBSTANTIAL  OT-  0  0  0                            HOURS, 3800 IN TYPE,
                                                                                                   INSTRUMENT RATED.
        NAME OF AIRPORT - WHITE CASTLE FERT
        DEPARTURE POINT             INTENDED DESTINATION
          WHITE CASTLE,LA             LOCAL
        TYPE OF ACCIDENT                                         PHASE OF OPERATION
           STALL: MUSH                                              IN FLIGHT: CLIMB TO CRUISE
        PROBABLE CAUSE(S)
           PILOT IN COMMAND - FAILED TO OBTAIN/MAINTAIN FLYING SPEED
        FACTOR(S)
           MISCELLANEOUS ACTS,CONDITIONS - JETTISONED LOAD
         SPECIAL DATA
          TOTAL HOURS IN CROP CONTROL - 3000                       KIND OF OPERATION - SEEDING CROPS
          KIND OF CROP - GRAIN FIELDS                              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
         FIRE AFTER IMPACT
        REMARKS- ACFT SETTLED WHEN THE PLT TURNED TO DWNWND AFTER TKOF.PLT BGN DUMPING LOAD JUST BFR TCHDWN.

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