NTSB Identification: ATL94LA019.
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Accident occurred Tuesday, November 16, 1993 in EUFAULA, AL
Probable Cause Approval Date: 08/17/1994
Aircraft: BELL-CARSON 47G-SUPER C-4, registration: N614X
Injuries: 1 Serious.

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THE PILOT WAS ATTEMPTING TO TRANSFER THE HELICOPTER FROM A TRAILER TO THE GROUND. THE PILOT LOST CONTROL OF THE AIRCRAFT, STRUCK THE TRAILER, AND CRASHED. THE PILOT DID NOT HOLD A HELICOPTER RATING.

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

THE PILOT'S FAILURE TO MAINTAIN AIRCRAFT CONTROL. A FACTOR WAS THE PILOT'S LIMITED HELICOPTER FLIGHT EXPERIENCE.

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