NTSB Identification: CHI85LA289.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 28648.
Accident occurred Thursday, July 11, 1985 in HEBRON, OH
Aircraft: BENSEN B8M, registration: N9729N
Injuries: 1 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.

THE GYROCOPTER LOST PARTIAL PWR WHILE IN THE TRAFFIC PATTERN AND THE PLT EXECUTED AN AUTOROTATION INTO A CORN FIELD. THE THROTTLE CABLE WAS FOUND LOOSE AFTER THE ACCIDENT.

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

THROTTLE/POWER LEVER,CABLE..LOOSE

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

AIRCRAFT PREFLIGHT..INADEQUATE..PILOT IN COMMAND

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