Accident Rockwell S-2R Thrush Commander N8432V, 05 Oct 2010
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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 288008
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Time:09:00 LT
Type:Silhouette image of generic SS2P model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Rockwell S-2R Thrush Commander
Owner/operator:Wateroak Aviation, LLC
Registration: N8432V
MSN: 2192R
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Texarkana, Arkansas -   United States of America
Phase: Take off
Departure airport:Texarkana, AR
Destination airport:Texarkana, AR
Investigating agency: NTSB
Confidence Rating: Accident investigation report completed and information captured
The pilot departed from a private airstrip for a local aerial application flight. Shortly after takeoff, the engine experienced a loss of power and the pilot elected to turn towards a field and perform a forced landing. During the landing, the airplane received major structural damage. A postaccident examination of the engine revealed that a cylinder on the radial engine was cracked, resulting in the loss of engine power. No other anomalies with the airplane were found.

At the time this report was completed, the pilot had not submitted NTSB form 6120.1, Pilot/Operator Accident/Incident Report, as requested.

Probable Cause: The loss of engine power due to cracked engine cylinder.



Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: NTSB
Status: Investigation completed
Duration: 5 months
Download report: Final report

Revision history:

04-Oct-2022 17:37 ASN Update Bot Added

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