NTSB Identification: ATL85FLT02.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 30043.
Accident occurred Sunday, October 28, 1984 in WHITE MILLS, KY
Aircraft: CESSNA 177RG, registration: N34111
Injuries: 2 Minor.

NTSB investigators either traveled in support of this investigation or conducted a significant amount of investigative work without any travel, and used data obtained from various sources to prepare this aircraft accident report.

THE PLT MADE A GEAR-UP FORCED LANDING AFTER EXPERIENCING A TOTAL LOSS OF POWER DURING CRUISE FLT. POST ACCIDENT INSPECTION OF THE AIRCRAFT REVEALED LESS THAN 12 OUNCES OF FUEL ON BOARD. PLT STATED HE DID NOT VISUALLY CHECK THE FUEL QUANTITY ON THE DAY OF THE ACCIDENT.

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

AIRCRAFT PREFLIGHT..INADEQUATE..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

FUEL SUPPLY..NOT IDENTIFIED..PILOT IN COMMAND






Contributing Factors

COMPLACENCY..PILOT IN COMMAND

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