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Report on air accident at Rakkestad airfield Åstorp, Norway 24 July 2015 with Cessna 177A, LN-TST

During landing the Cessna bounced and hit the runway hard, causing the nose landing gear leg to collapse. Subsequently, the propeller contacted the runway. The commander, the only person on board, was not injured. The aircraft became extensively structurally damaged.

This report is in Norwegian only.

No safety recommendation is issued in connection with this investigation.


Location Rakkestad Airfield, Norway (ENRK)
Occurrence date 24.07.2015
ICAO Location indicator ENRK
Aircraft Cessna 177 Cardinal
Operator Private
Registration LN-TST
Meteorological conditions VMC
County Østfold
Type of occurrence Accident
Type of operation Private
Category of operation Light, aeroplane (< 5 700kg)
Aircraft category Landplane, Single-engine, Piston engine

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