NTSB Identification: MIA83LA018
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Friday, October 22, 1982 in N. FT. LAUDERDA, FL
Probable Cause Approval Date: 10/22/1983
Aircraft: PIPER PA-39, registration: N8856Y
Injuries: 1 Minor.

NTSB investigators may not have traveled in support of this investigation and used data provided by various sources to prepare this aircraft accident report.

PILOT SAYS HE REFUELED AT NASSAU WITH 20 GALS IN AUX. TANKS. ESTIMATED 10 GALS EACH MAIN TANK. 45 MINUTES AFTER DEPARTURE #1 ENG. FAILED. 5 MINUTES LATER #2 FAILED. AIRCRAFT SANK.

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

REASON FOR OCCURRENCE UNDETERMINED

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