NTSB Identification: NYC85LA022.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 26994.
Accident occurred Tuesday, November 06, 1984 in LANDOVER, MD
Aircraft: MOONEY M20C, registration: N6890N
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.
FLT DEPARTED DANBURY, CT, ON X-COUNTRY FLT TO COLLEGE PARK, MD. ACCORDING TO PLT THERE WAS SUFFICIENT FUEL ON BOARD, HOWEVER PLT EXTENDED FLT TO NORTHERN VA BEFORE RETURNING TO COLLEGE PARK. PRIOR TO REACHING ARPT A LOSS OF POWER OCCURRED AND PLT MADE GEAR UP FORCED LANDING IN RESIDENTIAL AREA. EXAMINATION OF ACFT DISCLOSED NO FUEL IN TANKS.
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:FUEL CONSUMPTION CALCULATIONS..IMPROPER..PILOT IN COMMAND
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