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Report on aircraft accident at Kjeller airport, Norway 17 March 2018 with Cessna Aircraft Company A185F, LN-NFD

The aircraft drifted to the right after landing on runway 30. It ground looped when the right main gear entered the snow outside the runway edge. There were four persons on board which were uninjured after the accident. The aircraft received damage to the horizontal stabilizer and the left wing.

Limited experience may have contributed to the drift not beeing corrected at an early stage. A relatively heay loaded aircraft reinforced the drifting tendency.

This report is in Norwegian only.

No safety recommendation is issued in connection with this investigation.


Location Kjeller airport, ENKJ, Norway
Occurrence date 17.03.2018
ICAO Location indicator ENKJ
Aircraft Cessna øvrige
Operator Private
Registration LN-NFD
Meteorological conditions VMC
County Akershus
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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