NTSB Identification: FTW87LA094.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 33600.
Accident occurred Sunday, April 12, 1987 in JACKSON, LA
Probable Cause Approval Date: 05/09/1988
Aircraft: PIPER PA-25, registration: N6166Z
Injuries: 1 Serious.

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

ENGINE FAILED DUE TO FUEL EXHAUSTION. AIRCRAFT COLLIDED WITH TREES SHORT OF RWY 33.

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:

PREFLIGHT PLANNING/PREPARATION..POOR..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

REFUELING..NOT PERFORMED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

OBJECT..TREE(S)

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