NTSB Identification: NYC86LA238.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 32962.
Accident occurred Tuesday, September 16, 1986 in ASHBURNHAM, MA
Probable Cause Approval Date: 03/10/1988
Aircraft: CESSNA 150, registration: N6344S
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.

WHILE CRUSING AT AN ALTITUDE OF ABOUT 3500 FEET, THE FLIGHT SUFFERED FUEL EXHAUSTION AND LOST ENGINE POWER CAUSING THE PILOT TO EXECUTE A FORCED LANDING IN A FIELD.

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 CONSUMPTION CALCULATIONS..INACCURATE..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

FUEL SUPPLY..INADEQUATE..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

OBJECT..TREE(S)

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