NTSB Identification: NYC83LA201.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 21368.
Accident occurred Saturday, August 06, 1983 in LINDEN, PA
Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-180G, registration: N4525T
Injuries: 3 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.

THE ACFT COLLIDED WITH POWERLINES DURING A NIGHT FORCED LANDING AFTER FUEL EXHAUSTION.

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

IN-FLIGHT PLANNING/DECISION..INACCURATE..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

LIGHT CONDITION..DARK NIGHT


Contributing Factors

OBJECT..WIRE,TRANSMISSION


Contributing Factors

FLUID,FUEL..EXHAUSTION

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