NTSB Identification: MIA84LA118.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 24335.
Accident occurred Monday, March 19, 1984 in KEY WEST, FL
Aircraft: CESSNA 310C, registration: N12T
Injuries: 2 Serious.

NTSB investigators may not have traveled in support of this investigation and used data provided by various sources to prepare this aircraft accident report.

WHILE EN ROUTE, THE PLT HAD SWITCHED FROM THE MAIN TANKS TO THE AUX TANKS, THEN BACK TO THE MAIN TANKS. ABOUT 10 MIN LATER, BOTH ENGS LOST POWER. HE WAS ABLE TO RESTART THE RIGHT ENG, BUT IT LOST POWER AGAIN. SUBSEQUENTLY, HE DITCHED THE ACFT AT SEA. BOTH OCCUPANTS WERE RESCUED BY A NAVY VESSEL, BUT THE ACFT SANK & WAS NOT RECOVERED.

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

REASON FOR OCCURRENCE UNDETERMINED

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