NTSB Identification: CHI86LA166.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 33445.
Accident occurred Friday, July 04, 1986 in FRASER, MI
Aircraft: PIPER PA-38-112, registration: N9499T
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.

AIRCRAFT NOSED OVER DURING AN ATTEMPTED DOWNWIND DEAD STICK LANDING ON AN AIRPORT AFTER RUNNING OUT OF FUEL. THE AIRCRAFT LANDED AT MIDFIELD AND WAS UNABLE TO STOP BEFORE RUNNING OFF OF THE END OF THE RUNWAY.

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:

PROPER TOUCHDOWN POINT..NOT ATTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

FUEL CONSUMPTION CALCULATIONS..NOT PERFORMED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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:

WRONG RUNWAY..SELECTED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..TAILWIND

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