NTSB Identification: ATL82FID12
14 CFR Part 91: General Aviation
Accident occurred Wednesday, August 04, 1982 in SUFFOLK, VA
Probable Cause Approval Date: 08/04/1983
Aircraft: BENSON B8M, registration: NONE
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.

THE PILOT STATED THAT HE WAS PRACTICING HIGH SPEED TAXI WITH OCCASIONAL LIFT OFF AND LANDING. HE STATED THAT ON THIS LIFT OFF THE AIRCRAFT WAS APPROXIMATELY 25 FEET OFF THE GROUND WHEN HE LOST CONTROL.

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

STALL..INADVERTENT..PILOT IN COMMAND

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

LACK OF FAMILIARITY WITH AIRCRAFT..PILOT IN COMMAND

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