NTSB Identification: MIA78FLD73
14 CFR Part 91 General Aviation
Aircraft: GYROCOPTER 1, registration: NONE

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 FILE    DATE          LOCATION          AIRCRAFT DATA       INJURIES       FLIGHT                        PILOT DATA
                                                               F  S M/N     PURPOSE
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3-3640  78/9/10  NR.DUNNELLON,FL       GYROCOPTER 1        CR-  1  0  0  NONCOMMERCIAL             NO CERTIFICATE, AGE 29, 5
        TIME - 1410                    NONE                PX-  0  0  0  PLEASURE/PERSONAL TRANSP  TOTAL HOURS, ALL IN TYPE,
                                       DAMAGE-DESTROYED    OT-  0  0  0                            NOT INSTRUMENT RATED.
        NAME OF AIRPORT - DUNNELLON
        DEPARTURE POINT             INTENDED DESTINATION
         DUNNELLON,FL                 LOCAL
        TYPE OF ACCIDENT                                         PHASE OF OPERATION
           AIRFRAME FAILURE: IN FLIGHT                              IN FLIGHT: NORMAL CRUISE
        PROBABLE CAUSE(S)
           PERSONNEL - PRODUCTION-DESIGN-PERSONNEL: POOR/INADEQUATE DESIGN
           PILOT IN COMMAND - LACK OF FAMILIARITY WITH AIRCRAFT
           PILOT IN COMMAND - IMPROPER OPERATION OF FLIGHT CONTROLS
        REMARKS- NO ROTOR HUB FLAPPING STOP PLATE.RED PAINT MARKS ON BLADES,RUDDER PAINTED RED.

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