NTSB Identification: CHI85LA304.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 29787.
Accident occurred Sunday, July 21, 1985 in BURLINGTON, WI
Aircraft: CESSNA 210H, registration: N6139F
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.

PILOT ESTIMATED 15 GALS OF FUEL AT PREFLT. AFTER 15 MIN GRD DELAY DUE TO TRAFFIC PILOT TOOKOFF AND CLIMBED TO 2,500'MSL. AFTER CRUISING 22 NMI THE ENGINE QUIT DUE TO FUEL EXHAUSTION. DURING ATTEMPT TO LD IN CORN FIELD PILOT ATTEMPTED TO STRETCH HIS GLIDE AND STALLED AT 20 FT AGL.

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

JUDGMENT..POOR..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

PROPER TOUCHDOWN POINT..EXCESSIVE..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

FUEL CONSUMPTION CALCULATIONS..DISREGARDED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

COMPLACENCY..PILOT IN COMMAND

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