NTSB Identification: FTW85LA216.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 29012.
Accident occurred Wednesday, May 08, 1985 in SWEETWATER, TX
Aircraft: GRUMMAN AA1A, registration: N6399L
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 ACFT WAS DESTROYED WHEN IT FLIPPED OVER DURING A FORCED LANDING FOLLOWING FUEL STARVATION. THE FUEL SELECTOR WAS POSITIONED ON AN EMPTY TANK. THE RIGHT FUEL TANK WAS FULL OF FUEL. THE PLT STATED HE MUST HAVE FORGOTTEN TO SWITCH TANKS.

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

FLUID,FUEL..STARVATION

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

FUEL TANK SELECTOR POSITION..NOT USED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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