NTSB Identification: FTW82DA379
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Sunday, September 12, 1982 in CORPUS CHRISTI, TX
Probable Cause Approval Date: 09/12/1983
Aircraft: CESSNA 172, registration: N8233U
Injuries: 1 Minor.

AIRCRAFT LANDED SHORT AFTER ENGINE QUIT ON FINAL APPROACH. THE FUEL WAS DOWN TO MINIMUM USABLE QUANTITY.

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 CONSUMPTION CALCULATIONS..INACCURATE..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

REFUELING..NOT PERFORMED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

TERRAIN CONDITION..SOFT

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