NTSB Identification: CHI85LA242.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 29592.
Accident occurred Friday, June 14, 1985 in RAVENNA, OH
Aircraft: GRUMMAN AMERICAN AA-1B, registration: N7357L
Injuries: 1 Serious,1 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.

AFTER INITIAL TAKE-OFF AND CLIMBING TO 100 FT AGL THE PILOT EXPERIENCED ENGINE STOPPAGE.WHILE MANEUVERING TO LAND IN A FIELD HE STRUCK A TREE LINE.NO ENGINE MALFUNCTION FOUND DURING EXAMINATION. ACFT OPERATING ON AUTOMOTIVE STC.

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

FUEL SYSTEM,CARBURETOR..STARVATION


Contributing Factors

FUEL SYSTEM,CARBURETOR..PRESSURE TOO LOW

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