NTSB Identification: NYC85LA233.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 30095.
Accident occurred Wednesday, August 28, 1985 in WHEATLAND, NY
Aircraft: GRUMMAN AA-1C, registration: N9787U
Injuries: 2 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.

ACFT DEPARTED LEROY, NY, ON AN INSTRUCTIONAL FLT TO ROCHESTER, NY. FIFTEEN MINUTES AFTER DEPARTURE THE FLT MADE A FORCED LANDING IN A BEAN FIELD. EXAMINATION OF THE ACFT SHOWED NO USEABLE FUEL REMAINED.

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

PREFLIGHT PLANNING/PREPARATION..INADEQUATE..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

FUEL CONSUMPTION CALCULATIONS..INADEQUATE..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

REFUELING..NOT PERFORMED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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