NTSB Identification: CHI84LA256.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 26238.
Accident occurred Friday, June 22, 1984 in SPINDLE, IN
Aircraft: CESSNA 150G, registration: N4772X
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 PILOT STATED THAT HE RAN OUT OF USEABLE FUEL WHILE IN CRUISE FLT. THE PILOT EXECUTED AN EMERGENCY LANDING IN A NEWLY MOWED HAYFIELD AND THE ACFT SUSTAINED SUBSTANTIAL DAMAGE. THE PILOT STATED THAT HE SHOULD HAVE 'GOTTEN FUEL AT LAFAYETTE.'

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 CONSUMPTION CALCULATIONS..IMPROPER..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

REFUELING..DISREGARDED..PILOT IN COMMAND



Contributing Factors

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

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