NTSB Identification: ATL87LA013.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 31540.
Accident occurred Friday, October 31, 1986 in WINSTON-SALEM, NC
Aircraft: PIPER PA-38-112, registration: N2373G
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 CONDUCTING TOUCH AND GO LANDINGS, N2373G LOST POWER DURING A GO-AROUND. THE FLIGHT WAS INSTRUCTED TO GO-AROUND DUE TO ANOTHER AIRCRAFT ON RUNWAY 03. THE PILOT REVERSED HIS COURSE TOWARD RUNWAY 21. THE AIRCRAFT CRASHED INTO TREES SHORT OF RUNWAY 21. EXAMINATION OF THE WRECKAGE DISCLOSED THAT THERE WAS NO FUEL RECOVERED FROM THE FUEL SYSTEM.

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

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

PREFLIGHT PLANNING/PREPARATION..INADEQUATE..PILOT IN COMMAND

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