NTSB Identification: MIA83LA024
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Friday, November 05, 1982 in NEAR MIAMI, FL
Probable Cause Approval Date: 11/05/1983
Aircraft: CESSNA 210, registration: N6545X
Injuries: 2 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.

ABOUT 15 MINUTES AFTER TAKEOFF THE AIRCRAFT ENGINE QUIT. ALL ATTEMPTS TO RESTART THE ENGINE WERE UNSUCCESSFUL AND THE PILOT LANDED IN THE EVERGLADES SWAMP. EXAMINATION OF THE AIRCRAFT REVEALED THAT THE FUEL MANIFOLD VALVE, PN-631427-A15 WAS STUCK IN THE CLOSED POSITION.

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

FUEL SYSTEM,FUEL CONTROL..FAILURE,TOTAL


Contributing Factors

WHEELS UP LANDING..INTENTIONAL..PILOT IN COMMAND

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