NTSB Identification: CHI84LA164.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 24793.
Accident occurred Thursday, April 26, 1984 in BLOOMER, WI
Aircraft: CESSNA 177A, registration: N30609
Injuries: 2 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.

PLT FAILED TO VISUALLY CHECK FUEL TANKS AFTER THEY WERE REFUELED. ON THE SECOND LEG OF A X-COUNTRY FUEL EXHAUSTION OCCURRED. THE ACFT NOSED OVER DURING THE FORCED LANDING ON SOFT TERRAIN.

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

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

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

AIRCRAFT PREFLIGHT..POOR..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

FLUID,FUEL..EXHAUSTION

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