NTSB Identification: NYC88LA251.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 38670.
Accident occurred Friday, September 30, 1988 in KIRKWOOD, NY
Probable Cause Approval Date: 01/24/1990
Aircraft: CESSNA 210, registration: N7457E
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.

THE PLT ATTEMPTED TO LAND AT A PRIVATE AIRPORT AT NIGHT ON AN UNLIT RWY. A GO-AROUND WAS INITIATED AND DURING THE GO-AROUND THE ENG LOST PWR. A GEAR UP LANDING WAS MADE BEYOND THE RWY. THE INVESTIGATION REVEALED WATER IN THE FUEL SYSTEM. THE ENG WAS RUN UP AFTER THE ACCIDENT AND RAN SMOOTHLY.

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

FLUID,FUEL..WATER

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

AIRCRAFT PREFLIGHT..INADEQUATE..PILOT IN COMMAND

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