NTSB Identification: ATL81DLJ02
14 CFR Part 91 General Aviation
Aircraft: BENSEN B8M, registration: N8053Y

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 FILE    DATE          LOCATION          AIRCRAFT DATA       INJURIES       FLIGHT                        PILOT DATA
                                                               F  S M/N     PURPOSE
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3-3119   80/12/6   SPRING LAKE,NC      BENSEN B8M          CR-  0  0  1  NONCOMMERCIAL             STUDENT, AGE 39, 80 TOTAL
        TIME - 1530                    N8053Y              PX-  0  0  0  PLEASURE/PERSONAL TRANSP  HOURS, 77 IN TYPE, NOT
                                       DAMAGE-SUBSTANTIAL  OT-  0  0  0                            INSTRUMENT RATED.
        NAME OF AIRPORT - GRASS STRIP
        DEPARTURE POINT             INTENDED DESTINATION
          SPRING LAKE,NC              LOCAL
        TYPE OF ACCIDENT                                         PHASE OF OPERATION
           COLLIDED WITH: TREES                                     TAKEOFF: RUN
        PROBABLE CAUSE(S)
           PILOT IN COMMAND - INADEQUATE PREFLIGHT PREPARATION AND/OR PLANNING
           PILOT IN COMMAND - FAILED TO ABORT TAKEOFF
        FACTOR(S)
           TERRAIN - HIGH OBSTRUCTIONS
        REMARKS- SLOWED DWN DRG TKOF WHILE PEOPLE MOVED,LOST ROTOR RPM.UN TO OBTAIN ROTOR RPM ON RMNG RWY.HIT STUMP

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