NTSB Identification: MIA70D0312
14 CFR Part 91 General Aviation
Aircraft: STINSON 108-1, registration: N8518K

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 FILE    DATE          LOCATION          AIRCRAFT DATA       INJURIES       FLIGHT                        PILOT DATA
                                                               F  S M/N     PURPOSE
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3-4702   69/10/5   ALMA,GA             STINSON 108-1       CR-  0  0  2  MISCELLANEOUS             PRIVATE, AGE 47, 78 TOTAL
        TIME - 1200                    N8518K              PX-  0  0  0  SEARCH AND RESCUE         HOURS, 25 IN TYPE, NOT
                                       DAMAGE-SUBSTANTIAL  OT-  0  0  0                            INSTRUMENT RATED.
        NAME OF AIRPORT - BACON COUNTY
        DEPARTURE POINT             INTENDED DESTINATION
          DOUGLAS,GA                  ALMA,GA
        TYPE OF ACCIDENT                                         PHASE OF OPERATION
           GROUND-WATER LOOP-SWERVE                                 LANDING: ROLL
           NOSE OVER/DOWN                                           LANDING: ROLL
        PROBABLE CAUSE(S)
           COPILOT - ATTEMPTED OPERATION W/KNOWN DEFICIENCIES IN EQUIPMENT
           COPILOT - FAILED TO MAINTAIN DIRECTIONAL CONTROL
           WEATHER - SUDDEN WINDSHIFT
        FACTOR(S)
           AIRFRAME - LANDING GEAR: BRAKING SYSTEM (NORMAL SYSTEM)
        WEATHER BRIEFING - BRIEFED BY FLIGHT SERVICE PERSONNEL, BY PHONE
        WEATHER FORECAST - FORECAST SUBSTANTIALLY CORRECT
        SKY CONDITION                                            CEILING AT ACCIDENT SITE
          BROKEN                                                    1500
        VISIBILITY AT ACCIDENT SITE                              PRECIPITATION AT ACCIDENT SITE
          4 MILES OR LESS                                          NONE
        OBSTRUCTIONS TO VISION AT ACCIDENT SITE                  RELATIVE BEARING OF WIND
          HAZE                                                     RIGHT CROSS WIND 068-112 DEGREES
        TEMPERATURE-F                                            WIND DIRECTION-DEGREES
           77                                                       50
        WIND VELOCITY-KNOTS                                      TYPE OF WEATHER CONDITIONS
           10                                                      VFR
        TYPE OF FLIGHT PLAN
          NONE
        REMARKS- CO-PLT,A FLT INSTR,IN THE R SEAT WAS MAKING THE LDG. ACFT NOT EQUIPPED WITH BRAKES ON R SIDE.

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