NTSB Identification: LAX84LA082.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 23115.
Accident occurred Friday, November 25, 1983 in SCOTTSDALE, AZ
Aircraft: BEECH BE-35, registration: N200CF
Injuries: 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.

THE ACFT COLLIDED WITH A SIGN DURING A FORCED LANDING ON A STREET. THERE WAS SOME DAMAGE TO THE RIGHT WING. THE PLT STATED THAT HE THOUGHT HE HAD AMPLE FUEL FOR THE FLT. HE ALSO STATED THAT THE FUELING FACILITY WAS CLOSED AT THE ARPT AT TIME OF HIS DEPARTURE. POST ACCIDENT INVESTIGATION OF THE ACFT SHOWED JUST A TRACE OF FUEL IN THE RIGHT MAIN TANK AND NO FUEL IN THE AUX TANK. THE PLT REPORTED A POST ACCIDENT LEAK IN THE RIGHT TANK OF '1 QUART A MINUTE'.

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

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

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

FUEL SUPPLY..INADEQUATE..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..UTILITY POLE


Contributing Factors

FUEL SYSTEM,TANK..LEAK


Contributing Factors

FLUID,FUEL..EXHAUSTION

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