NTSB Identification: FTW84LA406.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 26578.
Accident occurred Friday, September 21, 1984 in SAND SPRINGS, OK
Aircraft: CESSNA 182A, registration: N2000G
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.

ACFT WAS ON FINAL APCH TO LAND ON RETURN LEG OF X-COUNTRY WHEN ENG BEGAN RUNNING ROUGH AND SUBSEQUENTLY QUIT. ACFT CONTACTED TREES SHORT OF THE RWY. PLT STATED A TTL OF 5 GALLONS OF FUEL WERE DRAINED FROM BOTH FUEL TANKS COLLECTIVELY AFTER THE ACCIDENT. PUBLISHED SPECIFICATIONS FOR THE ACFT REVEAL UNUSABLE FUEL IS APRX 10 GALLONS.

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

FUEL CONSUMPTION CALCULATIONS..MISJUDGED..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

FUEL SUPPLY..INADEQUATE..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

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


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