NTSB Identification: FTW87LA038.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 32679.
Accident occurred Saturday, December 27, 1986 in LOREAUVILLE, LA
Probable Cause Approval Date: 03/10/1988
Aircraft: CESSNA 150, registration: N5788E
Injuries: 2 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.

A PRIVATE PILOT SUBSTANTIALLY DAMAGED HIS AIRCRAFT WHILE ATTEMPTING A LANDING IN A FIELD FOLLOWING A ENGINE FAILURE DUE TO WATER CONTAMINATION IN THE FUEL SYSTEM.

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

FLUID,FUEL..CONTAMINATION

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

AIRCRAFT PREFLIGHT..POOR..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

FLUID,FUEL..WATER


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..OPEN FIELD

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