NTSB Identification: SEA83LA117.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 20650.
Accident occurred Tuesday, June 07, 1983 in YAKIMA, WA
Aircraft: CESSNA 150H, registration: N22670
Injuries: 1 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 NOSED OVER DURING AN OFF AIRPORT FORCED LANDING. THE STUDENT PILOT HAD CHECKED WITH HER FATHER AND FLIGHT INSTRUCTOR FOR HER CROSS-COUNTRY FLIGHT. HER FATHER SUPPLIED INFORMATION ON THE FUEL SUPPLY AND THE STUDENT AND INSTRUCTOR USED THIS INFORMATION FOR FLIGHT PLANNING. ABOUT 6 MILES FROM DESTINATION THE ACFT ENGINE QUIT FROM FUEL EXHAUSTION AND THE STUDENT LANDED IN A PASTURE.

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

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

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

SUPERVISION..IMPROPER..FLIGHT INSTRUCTOR(ON GROUND)


Contributing Factors

FLUID,FUEL..EXHAUSTION

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