NTSB Identification: FTW87LA155.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 34501.
Accident occurred Monday, June 29, 1987 in FARRIS, OK
Probable Cause Approval Date: 10/25/1988
Aircraft: CESSNA 152, registration: N49131
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 RPRTD THAT DRG A X-COUNTRY FLT, HE GOT LOST & THE ACFT RAN LOW ON FUEL. AT DUSK, HE ELECTED TO MAKE A PRECAUTIONARY LANDING IN A OPEN FIELD. DRG THE LANDING, THE ACFT STRUCK A TREE & WAS DAMAGED.

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

IN-FLIGHT PLANNING/DECISION..IMPROPER..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

UNSUITABLE TERRAIN OR TAKEOFF/LANDING/TAXI AREA..SELECTED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

BECAME LOST/DISORIENTED..INADVERTENT..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

LIGHT CONDITION..DUSK



Contributing Factors

OBJECT..TREE(S)

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