NTSB Identification: MIA85LA026.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 26524.
Accident occurred Thursday, November 08, 1984 in MAYPORT, FL
Aircraft: CESSNA T210M, registration: N8444M
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.

THE ACFT CRASHED ABOUT 10 MIN AFTER DEPARTURE ON THE RETURN LEG OF A X-COUNTRY FLT. POST CRASH INVESTIGATION REVEALED THAT THE ENG FAILED DUE TO FUEL EXHAUSTION. THE PLT STATED THAT HE DID NOT VISUALLY CHECK THE FUEL SUPPLY BECAUSE THERE WAS NO STEP LADDER AVAILABLE AND THE FUEL GAGES INDICATED APRX 50 GALLONS OF FUEL REMAINING.

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:

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

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