NTSB Identification: CHI87LA005.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 31830.
Accident occurred Sunday, October 19, 1986 in GALESBURG, MI
Aircraft: CESSNA 152, registration: N69223
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.

THE STUDENT PLT REPORTED BECOMING ILL WHICH RESULTED IN HER GETTING OFF COURSE BETWEEN FLINT, MI, AND GRAND HAVEN, MI, DURING A THREE LEG X-COUNTRY. THE ACFT WAS NOT REFUELED UPON REACHING GRAND HAVEN AND FUEL EXHAUSTION OCCURRED EN ROUTE TO COLDWATER. THE ACFT WAS SUBSTANTIALLY DAMAGED DURING THE FORCED LANDING.

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:

PLANNING/DECISION..POOR..PILOT IN COMMAND

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:

FUEL CONSUMPTION CALCULATIONS..INACCURATE..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

REFUELING..NOT PERFORMED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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