Investigation of a military shooting accident at Mågerø
The Norwegian Safety Investigation Authority is launching an investigation into an accident in which a conscript soldier was hit by a gun shot during an exercise hosted by the Armed Forces.
Investigation of wrong side signalling failure at Jar Metro station, Kolsåsbanen
On Saturday 27 November, an error occurred in the signalling system at Jar Metro station in Bærum municipality. A track circuit, which helps to keep track of where the individual trains are, failed so that no trains were registered at the station.
Investigation of seroius aviation incident in Kongsvikdalen, Troms og Finnmark, Norway
On Saturday 20 November 2021, a helicopter from the air ambulance service was out to help three persons that were lost in the mountains. The helicopter had to wait in heavy snow showers while boarding the passengers. The crew were aware of a power line they had to be careful to a...
Report on air accident at Gjølstad airport, Kongsvinger on 21 januar 2020 involving Dyn Aéro MCR01-ULC, LN-YWE
The accident occurred during a training flight with a microlight aircraft. The student and the instructor had not flown for a few months and were practicing landings. On the last approach, they landed too far down the runway and ended up not being able to stop before the end of t...
Investigation of aviation accident, west of Larvik city, Vestfold and Telemark county, Norway
On Tuesday 23 November 2021 at 09:10 local time, the flight school aircraft LN-PFM crashed in a woodland area west of Larvik city.
Report on the foundering of Arv 2 (Iris) LG6159, registred as a fishing vessel, in Gloppefjorden on 20 October 2018
‘ARV 2’ foundered in Gloppefjorden due to water on deck and water ingress into the hull. One person died, while the other three on board managed to swim to shore. The investigation has found that ARVOR 215 AS does not meet requirements for fishing vessels in terms of design, fre...
Investigation of a collision involving a traffic conductor on rv. 7 near Ål, in Hallingdal muncipality, Viken
The Norwegian Safety Investigation Authority is investigating a traffic accident on rv. 7 near Ål in Hallingdal municipality on 20 September 2021, where a traffic conductor was hit by a car. The traffic conductor died as a result of the accident.
Investigation of serious incident offshore nearby Ekofisk Lima
On Saturday 25 September 2021 a Sikorsky Aircraft Corporation S-92A, LN-ONH, operated by Bristow Norway AS had completed SAR training and was returning to Ekofisk Lima. The helicopter experienced a sudden loss of oil pressure in the main gear box with related aural and visual war...
Investigation of pedestrian accident in Karolinerveien in Byåsen in Trondheim
The Norwegian Safety Investigation Authority initiates an investigation into a traffic accident in which a pedestrian was hit by a truck while reversing. The accident happened on 17 September 2021 and the pedestrian died from the injuries. The truck was delivering goods to two ki...
Report on air accident in Bunnefjorden, Nesodden, Norway on 7 August 2020 withTextron Aviation Inc. U206F, LN-FXP
On Friday 7 August 2020, the pilot was practising water landings. After completing two landings into the wind, he positioned the seaplane for a crosswind landing. Shortly after landing with wind from the left, the tip of the left float drilled into a wave and the seaplane then qu...
Report on head-on collision on the E6 road near Hammer in Snåsa municipality 2 February 2020
English translation now available. The accident occurred when a Polish heavy goods vehicle heading south lost control and crossed into the opposite lane. The vehicle collided head-on with a Norwegian heavy goods vehicle travelling north. Both drivers were instantly killed in the ...
Investigation of fire in locomotive at Sarpsborg station on Østfoldbanen
In the early hours of Saturday 2 october 2021, a fire broke out in locomotive EL 16 2206 of freight train 41978. The train was en route from Trelleborg in Sweden to Alnabru goods terminal in Oslo.
Investigation of fire in a snow shed between Vegårshei and Selåsvatn at Sørlandsbanen
In the morning of 26 September 2021 a snow shed caught fire at km 264 at Sørlandsbanen. The snow shed burned to the ground, and the line was closed for traffic in 1.5 days during repair.
Investigation of a serious aviation incident at Tverrbakkhella Kvæfjord municipality in Troms og Finnmark county, Norway
On 6 September 2021, LN-ORJ an Airbus AS 350 B1 encountred a wire strike with a 22 kv power line across Gullesfjord in connection with powerline inspection.
Investigation of a traffic accident on E6, north of the bridge over Andelva, in Eidsvoll, Viken county
The Norwegian Safety Investigation Authority has initiated an investigation of a traffic accident in which a passenger car collided with the centre guard rail. The railing penetrated into and through the passenger car. The accident occurred on the E6 north of the bridge over Ande...