NTSB Identification: SEA83LA046.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 19684.
Accident occurred Friday, January 28, 1983 in YAKIMA, WA
Aircraft: CESSNA 150H, registration: N22824
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.

AIRCRAFT LOST POWER DURING NIGHT CROSS-COUNTRY AND WAS LANDED ON A HIGHWAY. DURING LANDING THE AIRCRAFT COLLIDED WITH A PICKUP TRUCK A TREE AND A FENCE. THE AIRCRAFT HAD RUN OUT OF FUEL.

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

FUEL CONSUMPTION CALCULATIONS..INACCURATE..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

REFUELING..NOT PERFORMED..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


Contributing Factors

OBJECT..VEHICLE


Contributing Factors

FLUID,FUEL..EXHAUSTION


Contributing Factors

OBJECT..TREE(S)


Contributing Factors

OBJECT..FENCE

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