NTSB Identification: ATL82FLG14
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Sunday, August 29, 1982 in CHARLESTON, SC
Probable Cause Approval Date: 08/29/1983
Aircraft: CESSNA 182B, registration: N99CB
Injuries: 2 Serious,2 Minor.

NTSB investigators either traveled in support of this investigation or conducted a significant amount of investigative work without any travel, and used data obtained from various sources to prepare this aircraft accident report.

THE FLIGHT DEPARTED CONWAY, ARKANSAS FOR A NON-STOP FLT TO CHARLESTON. APPROXIMATELY 4 TO 5 MILES FROM THE AIRPORT AT CHARLESTON, WITH THE RUNWAY IN SIGHT, THE ENGINE QUIT. THE ACFT STRUCK TREES DRG A FORCED LANDING ON A POWER LINE RIGHT-OF-WAY 2 MILES SHORT OF THE RWY.

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

FLUID,FUEL..EXHAUSTION

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..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

OBJECT..TREE(S)

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