NTSB Identification: NYC85LA221.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 29375.
Accident occurred Saturday, August 24, 1985 in RONKONKOMA, NY
Aircraft: Robinson R22, registration: N90773
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.

DURING A LOCAL TRAINING FLIGHT THE STUDENT WAS ATTEMPTING A LIFT OFF AND BEGAN TO DRIFT TO THE LEFT. THE STUDENTS CONTROL INPUT WAS TO THE LEFT AGGRAVATING THE SITUATION. THE INSTRUCTOR TOOK CONTROL OF THE AIRCRAFT HOWEVER THE ROLL OVER HAD PROGRESSED TO AN UNCONTROLLABLE POSITION.

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

AIRCRAFT HANDLING..POOR..DUAL STUDENT


Contributing Factors

REMEDIAL ACTION..INADEQUATE..PILOT IN COMMAND(CFI)


Contributing Factors

REMEDIAL ACTION..DELAYED..PILOT IN COMMAND(CFI)

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