NTSB Identification: MIA88LA233.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 36689.
Accident occurred Sunday, July 24, 1988 in HOMESTEAD, FL
Probable Cause Approval Date: 07/26/1989
Aircraft: CESSNA 310, registration: N638E
Injuries: 1 Uninjured.

NTSB investigators may not have traveled in support of this investigation and used data provided by various sources to prepare this aircraft accident report.

WHILE ON A PERSONAL FLT DURING NORMAL CRUISE BOTH ENGS QUIT DUE TO FUEL EXHAUSTION. THE PLT ATTEMPTED TO LAND THE ACFT ON A ROAD, AFTER WHICH IT DEPARTED THE ROAD SURFACE, AND COLLIDED WITH TREES. THE PLT DID NOT FILE AN ACC REPORT.

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

FLUID,FUEL..EXHAUSTION

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

FUEL CONSUMPTION CALCULATIONS..INACCURATE..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

OBJECT..TREE(S)

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