NTSB Identification: NYC82FHD12
14 CFR Part 137: Agricultural
Accident occurred Sunday, May 16, 1982 in WINSLOW, NJ
Probable Cause Approval Date: 05/16/1983
Aircraft: CESSNA 188A, registration: N3520Q
Injuries: 1 Uninjured.

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 ACFT RAN OUT OF FUEL WHILE RETURNING TO THE ARPT. THE ACFT LANDED INTO A PLOWED FIELD & THEN ON INTO AN ORCHARD.

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:

FLUID,FUEL..EXHAUSTION

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

FUEL SUPPLY..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..ROUGH/UNEVEN


Contributing Factors

OBJECT..TREE(S)

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