NTSB Identification: MIA84LA187.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 24451.
Accident occurred Monday, June 18, 1984 in VERO BEACH, FL
Aircraft: CESSNA 172E, registration: N5463T
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.

THE PLT REPORTED THAT THE ACFT RAN OUT OF FUEL & LANDED JUST SHORT OF THE RWY. HE SAID THAT THE ACFT IMPACTED PALMETTOS ON THE RWY EXTENSION & THE NOSE GEAR WAS TORN OFF.

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

PLANNING/DECISION..IMPROPER..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

FLUID..EXHAUSTION

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

FUEL TANK SELECTOR POSITION..INADEQUATE..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..HIGH VEGETATION

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