NTSB Identification: NYC83LA022
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Saturday, November 06, 1982 in CLARION, PA
Probable Cause Approval Date: 11/06/1983
Aircraft: CESSNA 172H, registration: N2649L
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.
AFTER ENGINE QUIT PILOT TRIED TO RETURN TO AIRPORT BUT CRASHED OFF AIRPORT IN A TURN COLLAPSING THE NOSE GEAR AND DAMAGING THE RIGHT WING. THE FUEL ABOARD WAS ONE GALLON IN LEFT TANK AND ABOUT TWO GALLONS IN RIGHT TANK. THE GAUGES INDICATED EMPTY FOR LEFT AND SLIGHTLY ABOVE EMPTY FOR RIGHT TANK.
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..INADEQUATE..PILOT IN COMMAND
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