NTSB Identification: CHI91DEP07.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 44934.
Accident occurred Saturday, June 08, 1991 in WISSOTA, WI
Probable Cause Approval Date: 03/24/1993
Aircraft: CESSNA 182M, registration: N91691
Injuries: 2 Uninjured.

DURING A CLIMB TO ALTITUDE A LOSS OF ENGINE POWER WAS EXPERIENCED DUE TO FUEL EXHAUSTION. WHILE EXECUTING A FORCED LANDING TO AN AIRPORT, THE PILOT INCREASED AIRSPEED TO LAND ON THE RUNWAY. TOUCHDOWN OCCURRED ONE THIRD OF THE WAY DOWN THE RUNWAY. THE AIRCRAFT WAS NOT STOPPED ON THE RUNWAY, OVERRAN THE DEPARTURE END, AND THE NOSEGEAR COLLAPSED.

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

THE PILOT IN COMMAND'S MISJUDGMENT OF THE PROPER TOUCHDOWN POINT DURING AN EMERGENCY LANDING AND THE PILOT IN COMMAND'S FAILURE TO REFUEL THE AIRPLANE.

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