NTSB Identification: CHI83LA029
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Saturday, October 30, 1982 in LANSING, IL
Probable Cause Approval Date: 10/30/1983
Aircraft: FLAGG 13, registration: N13625
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 PILOT STATED HE TOOK OFF TO THE WEST AND JUST AFTER BECOMING AIRBORNE THE ENGINE LOST POWER. THE AIRCRAFT LANDED IN A BEAN FIELD. EXAMINATION OF THE FUEL SYSTEM REVEALED THAT THE INLET FUEL LINE TO THE FUEL PUMP HAD ROTTED AND LARGE PIECES OF THE INTERIOR COATING WERE FOUND INSIDE THE LINE.

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

FUEL SYSTEM,LINE..DETERIORATED

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

MAINTENANCE,INSPECTION..INADEQUATE..OTHER MAINTENANCE PERSONNEL

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

FUEL SYSTEM,PUMP..BLOCKED(TOTAL)


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..CROP

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