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Last updated: 24 October 2017
Fecha:jueves 28 agosto 1947
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic SAND model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Short S.25 Sandringham 6
Operador:Det Norske Luftfartselskap - DNL
Registraciˇn: LN-IAV
NumÚro de sÚrie: SH.915
A˝o de Construcciˇn:
Tripulaciˇn:Fatalidades: 8 / Ocupantes: 8
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 27 / Ocupantes: 27
Total:Fatalidades: 35 / Ocupantes: 35
Da˝os en la Aeronave: Anulado
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicaciˇn:2 km (1.3 milles) N of L°dingen (   Noruega)
Fase: En ruta (ENR)
Naturaleza:Vuelo DomÚstico Programado
Aeropuerto de Salida:Harstad Seaplane Base, Noruega
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Bod° Airport (BOO/ENBO), Noruega
The flying boat flew into the side of the fog covered Kvammetind Mountain (400 m) at an altitude of 290 meters.
The airplane operated on a passenger service from Troms° to Oslo via Harstad, Bod°, and Hommelvik.
Cause: navigation error.



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Distance from Harstad Seaplane Base to Bod° Airport as the crow flies is 192 km (120 miles).
Accident location: Approximate; accuracy within a few kilometers.

This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Networkĺs opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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