NTSB Identification: NYC84FNE06.
The docket is stored on NTSB microfiche number 26189.
Accident occurred Monday, September 17, 1984 in SOMERS, CT
Aircraft: BELL 206L-1, registration: N2088V
Injuries: 1 Minor.

NTSB investigators either traveled in support of this investigation or conducted a significant amount of investigative work without any travel, and used data obtained from various sources to prepare this aircraft accident report.

PLT STATED ACFT BEGAN TO SETTLE AND ROLL TO RIGHT FROM STABLE 3 FOOT HOVER. APPLICATION OF LEFT CYCLIC DID NOT ARREST ROLL AND MAIN ROTOR MADE GROUND CONTACT. PLT HAD 11 HRS IN THIS MAKE & MODEL.

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

AIRCRAFT HANDLING..NOT MAINTAINED..PILOT IN COMMAND


Contributing Factors

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

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