NTSB Identification: NYC87LA055.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 34466.
Accident occurred Wednesday, December 31, 1986 in YORKTOWN HGTS, NY
Probable Cause Approval Date: 01/25/1988
Aircraft: CESSNA 150, registration: N9195U
Injuries: 2 Minor.

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 ACFT EN ROUTE FROM GAITHESBURG, MARYLAND TO BROOKHAVEN, NEW YORK, EXPERIENCED FUEL EXHAUSTION AND WAS FORCED LANDED IN A ROUGH MEADOW AND WAS SUBSTANTIALLY DAMAGED.

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..INADEQUATE..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

TERRAIN CONDITION..ROUGH/UNEVEN


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