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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 144231
Last updated: 15 March 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic PA22 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-22-150 Tri-Pacer
Registration: N6849B
C/n / msn: 22-4148
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:A river about 400 feet off of I-43, near East Troy, WI -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Ephraim, WI (3D2)
Destination airport:Burlington, WI (BUU)
Investigating agency: NTSB
The pilot was en route to his destination airport after having made an intermediary stop at another airport when the engine experienced a total loss of engine power, and the pilot performed a forced landing. Examination of the airplane revealed that there was no usable fuel present and there were no fuel system leaks.
Probable Cause: The pilot's inadequate fuel management, which resulted in a total loss of engine power due to fuel exhaustion.



Other occurrences involving this aircraft

5 Feb 2010 N6849B Private 0 The Mukwonago River at I43, Mukwonago, WI unk
9 Aug 2020 N6849B Private 0 near Burlington Bypass, Racine County, Burlington, WI sub
Wire strike.

Revision history:

05-Mar-2012 22:24 RobertMB Added
16-Mar-2012 16:19 Geno Updated [Time, Location, Source, Damage]
21-Dec-2016 19:26 ASN Update Bot Updated [Time, Damage, Category, Investigating agency]
27-Nov-2017 20:27 ASN Update Bot Updated [Operator, Other fatalities, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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