NTSB Identification: FTW89LA141.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 40757.
Accident occurred Friday, July 14, 1989 in FORT WORTH, TX
Probable Cause Approval Date: 09/30/1991
Aircraft: BEECH 35-C33A, registration: N9497S
Injuries: 1 Minor.
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 ENGINE LOST POWER APPROXIMATELY 22 MILES SHORT OF THE DESTINATION. THE AIRPLANE HIT A TREE, SOIL BANK, AND OVERTURNED. THE ENGINE QUIT DUE TO FUEL EXHAUSTION. THE PILOT INDICATED THAT HE HAD NOT REFUELED SINCE THE AIRPLANE HAD COMPLETED AN ENGINE OVERHAUL.
The National Transportation Safety Board determines the probable cause(s) of this accident to be: FUEL EXHAUSTION DUE TO PILOT MISMANAGEMENT.
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