Robinson R22 Beta, G-HRBS
The pilot over-controlled the aircraft on experiencing dynamic rollover during take off. The aircraft became airborne and began rotating, before impacting the ground and sustaining serious damage to the tail. The pilot was unaware of the damage and continued the flight although he subsequently landed without further mishap.
Robinson R22 Beta, G-HRBS 02-11.pdf (280.08 kb)
A correction was published concerning this report in the April 2011 Bulletin.