NTSB Identification: BFO85FID02.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 28295.
Accident occurred Tuesday, June 04, 1985 in BROOKNEAL, VA
Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-R-180, registration: N3800T
Injuries: 2 Minor.

NTSB investigators either traveled in support of this investigation or conducted a significant amount of investigative work without any travel, and used data obtained from various sources to prepare this aircraft accident report.

THE ACFT CRASH LANDED IN SMALL PINE TREES DURING A FORCED LNDG AFTER A PWR LOSS. THE ENG QUIT AT 200 FT AGL AND THE ACFT CRASHED 1/2 MILE FROM THE END OF THE TAKEOFF RWY.INVESTIGATION REVEALED A MALFUNCTION OF THE ENG FUEL PUMP.

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

FUEL SYSTEM,PUMP..INOPERATIVE


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..NONE SUITABLE


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..TREE(S)

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