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Investigation of aircraft accident, on Tisleifjorden, lake in Gol municipality, Viken county, Norway

On 24 April 24 2020, LN-KAB landed on the icebound lake. During rollout, the aircraft entered an area where there was a layer of melted water between two layers of ice. The aircraft abruptly stopped as the nose wheel cut through the upper ice layer. The commander who was alone on board was not injured, but the aircraft suffered significant structural damage.

Latest update: 25.05.2020


Location Tisleifjorden, lake in Gol municipality, Viken county, Norway
Occurrence date 24.04.2020
Aircraft Cessna 172 Skyhawk
Operator Hallingdal Flyklubb
Registration LN-KAB
Meteorological conditions VMC
County Viken
Type of occurrence Accident
Type of operation Private (club)
Category of operation Light, aeroplane (< 5 700kg)
Aircraft category Landplane, Single-engine, Piston engine

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