NTSB Identification: NYC86LA102.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 32374.
Accident occurred Monday, April 14, 1986 in NEWTON, NJ
Aircraft: CESSNA 150J, registration: N44DN
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 ENG LOST POWER DURING TAKEOFF AT AN ALTITUDE OF APRX 100 FT. SUBSEQUENTLY, THE ACFT SETTLED INTO TREES NEAR THE DEPARTURE END OF THE RWY & WAS DAMAGED. A POST-ACDNT EXAM OF THE ACFT REVEALED THE FUEL TANKS WERE EMPTY.

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

AIRCRAFT PREFLIGHT..INADEQUATE..PILOT IN COMMAND

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:

FUEL SUPPLY..INADEQUATE..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..NONE SUITABLE


Contributing Factors

OBJECT..TREE(S)

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