NTSB Identification: LAX88LA049.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 35015.
Accident occurred Tuesday, November 17, 1987 in HONOLULU, HI
Probable Cause Approval Date: 01/25/1989
Aircraft: CESSNA 150M, registration: N2973V
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 PILOT STATED THAT THE ENGINE LOST POWER WHILE HE WAS FLYING LOW OVER THE OCEAN ON A FISH SPOTTING FLIGHT. SUBSEQUENTLY, HE DITCHED THE AIRCRAFT IN THE OCEAN & IT WAS NOT RETRIEVED.

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

REASON FOR OCCURRENCE UNDETERMINED


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..WATER

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