NTSB Identification: LAX84LA194.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 23574.
Accident occurred Thursday, February 23, 1984 in DIXON, CA
Aircraft: BELL 47-G4A, registration: N9017N
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.

THE ACFT CRASHED DURING A FORCED LANDING AFTER THE ENGINE QUIT. THE PLT STATED THAT, 'THREE MINUTES INTO THE CROP DUSTING MISSION THE ENGINE QUIT AND HE SUSPECTED FUEL MISMANAGEMENT.'

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

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


Contributing Factors

FLUID,FUEL..EXHAUSTION

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