NTSB Identification: MIA82DA104
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Saturday, April 17, 1982 in PANAMA CITY, FL
Probable Cause Approval Date: 04/17/1983
Aircraft: LUSCOMBE 8A, registration: N2144K
Injuries: 2 Uninjured.

THE PILOT ELECTED TO MAKE A PRECAUTIONARY LANDING ON A HIGHWAY MEDIAN DUE TO LOW FUEL AND WEATHER CONDITIONS. DURING THE LANDING ROLL THE AIRCRAFT COLLIDED WITH MARKER POSTS AND NOSED OVER.

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

UNSUITABLE TERRAIN OR TAKEOFF/LANDING/TAXI AREA..SELECTED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

FLUID,FUEL..LOW LEVEL


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..LOW CEILING


Contributing Factors

LIGHT CONDITION..NIGHT


Contributing Factors

PRECAUTIONARY LANDING..PERFORMED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

OBJECT

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