The Accident Investigation Board Norway is a public committee of inquiry. The purpose of AIBN investigations is to clarify the sequence of events and factors which are assumed to be of importance for the prevention of transport accidents. The AIBN shall not apportion blame or liability.
On the morning of Friday, 19 October 2012 on Fv 115, a trailer truck started to slide sideways in a right curve. The rear of the semi-trailer moved into the opposite lane, colliding with an oncoming passenger car. The driver and the passenger in the passenger car were seriously i...
A 19-year old fisherman died after having been dragged overboard by the anchor rope. The accident occurred off Vikna in Nord-Trøndelag county at 23:48 on 24 March 2012. The vessel, a combined autoline and net vessel, was netting for saithe.
Preliminary report on serious aircraft incident
On 26 December 2012, Norwegian Air Shuttle serviced a regular passenger flight to Kittilä airport in Finland with a Boeing 737-800.
A wind shift caused the airplane to fall from 6 - 9 ft height and it landed hard on runway 15 at Rakkestad. The aircraft bounced, and after a second bounce, the commander decided to abort the landing. He applied full power, raised the flaps to 10 ° and raised the landing gear. Th...
The motor glider landed hard and driftet off the runway. It came to rest just outside the runway edge. The glider received damage to the fuselage, landing wheel and wheel well doors.
This report is in Norwegian only. No safety recommendation is issued in connection with this i...
Air accident involving Eurocopter Super Puma 332L, LN-OBP, in the North Sea on 18 January 1996, approx. 40 NM south-west of Sola, Norway
Report issued in 1998. English version now available online.