NTSB Identification: FTW84LA277.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 26324.
Accident occurred Wednesday, June 13, 1984 in KERRVILLE, TX
Aircraft: HUGHES 269C, registration: N58272
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.

PLT DESCENDED TO A LOW HOVER INTO WIND. PEDAL TURN WAS MADE AT ALT OF 5 FT AGL INTO WIND. CONTROL WAS LOST IN THE DOWNWIND HOVER. ACFT CONTACTED GROUND AND ROLLED OVER. NO MECHANICAL MALFUNCTIONS WERE REPORTED.

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

COMPENSATION FOR WIND CONDITIONS..IMPROPER..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

WEATHER CONDITION..GUSTS



Contributing Factors

LACK OF TOTAL EXPERIENCE IN KIND OF AIRCRAFT..PILOT IN COMMAND

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