NTSB Identification: NYC85LA223.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 28901.
Accident occurred Tuesday, August 27, 1985 in READING, PA
Aircraft: CESSNA 150G, registration: N2901S
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.

DURING A DESCENT FOR LANDING, THE ENG LOST POWER & THE PLT MADE A FORCED LANDING IN A GRASS FIELD. HOWEVER, THE GRASS WAS DAMP & THE PLT WAS UNABLE TO STOP THE ACFT BEFORE IT HIT A CYCLONE FENCE. ACCORDING TO THE LOCAL TOWNSHIP POLICE, THE PLT STATED THE ACFT RAN OUT OF FUEL.

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

IN-FLIGHT PLANNING/DECISION..IMPROPER..PILOT IN COMMAND

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 SUPPLY..INADEQUATE..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..WET


Contributing Factors

OBJECT..FENCE

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