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2018/07 eng

Report on serious aircraft incident at Leknes airport on 24 July 2017 involving Piper PA-34-220T Seneca V, N666NN

En route from Svolvær airport Helle (ENSH) to Trondheim airport Værnes (ENVA) the pilot wanted to perform a touch and go at Leknes airport. This was done with the landing gear retracted. All propeller blades on both engines were bent when they touched the runway. After the aborted landing the aircraft continued to Værnes where it landed. No persons were injured in the incident.

Facts

Location Leknes airport, Norway (ENLK)
Occurrence date 24.07.2017
ICAO Location indicator ENLK
Aircraft Piper PA-34 Seneca
Operator Private
Registration N666NN
Meteorological conditions VMC
County Nordland
Type of occurrence Serious incident
Type of operation Private
Category of operation Light, aeroplane (< 5 700kg)
Aircraft category Landplane, Multi-engine, Piston engine
FIR/AOR ENBD (Bodø ATCC)

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