A pilot tried to fly non-stop from Utica, New York to Columbus, Ohio in a Warrior with 50-knot headwinds. This was from a May 16, 2002 preliminary NTSB report:
"I'm, ah, out of fuel."
"Roger, sir. Which airport do you want to try for?"
"I set up a glide here. Ah — damn."
"Three Four Five, just tell me which airport you want to go to, sir, and we'll, ah, start getting everything ready."
"Can you vector me in?"
"I can't, ah, vector — you want a vector for Rickenbacker?"
"No — ah, I don't think I'm going to make either of them."
"Yes, sir. Just state your intentions, and we'll go from there."
"I should have picked up a little more fuel."
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