NTSB Identification: SEA84LA136.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 24739.
Accident occurred Sunday, June 17, 1984 in BURNS, OR
Aircraft: CESSNA 152, registration: N49853
Injuries: 1 Minor,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.

DURING FLT OVER A MOUNTAINOUS AREA, THE PLT BECAME LOST & CALLED A FLT SERVICE STATION. SUBSEQUENTLY, HE WAS LOCATED & GIVEN VECTORS TO THE BURNS ARPT. HOWEVER, THE ENG LOST POWER FROM FUEL EXHAUSTION & THE PLT MADE A FORCED LANDING ABOUT 2 FROM THE ARPT. DURING THE LANDING, THE NOSE GEAR SANK IN SOFT TERRAIN & COLLAPSED.

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

BECAME LOST/DISORIENTED..INADVERTENT..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

IN-FLIGHT PLANNING/DECISION..IMPROPER..PILOT IN COMMAND

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 SUPPLY..INADEQUATE..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..SOFT



Contributing Factors

FLUID,FUEL..LOW LEVEL


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