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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 226458
Last updated: 18 April 2020
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Time:c. 13:00
Type:Silhouette image of generic P28A model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Piper PA-28-161 Warrior II
Owner/operator:Sola Flyklubb
Registration: LN-MTJ
C/n / msn: 28-8216021
Fatalities:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 3
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:North Sea south of Mandal, Vest-Agder -   Norway
Phase: En route
Departure airport:Kristiansand-Kjevik Airport (KRS/ENCN)
Destination airport:
The accident took place around 13:00. The aircraft was dispatched to search for a person who fell off a ship. The aircraft suffered an engine failure and ditched into the North Sea off th coast of Mandal, Vest-Agder. Survivors were spotted by the cargo vessel "Falkbris" , and picked up by Sea King SAR helicopters. One of three occupants died in hospital, the other two suffered minor injuries. The a/c was on a SAR misson by Agder police after a MOB larm from the vessel "M/S Stavangerfjord". As the clubs own plane (Kjevik Flyklubbs LN-KFK)was away on maintenance, a Cherokee based at Stavanger-Sola came to assistance.


Revision history:

23-Jun-2019 02:15 Geno Added
23-Jun-2019 06:03 RobertMB Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Source, Narrative]
23-Jun-2019 07:29 Masen63 Updated [Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Source, Damage, Narrative]
23-Jun-2019 07:30 harro Updated [Aircraft type]
23-Jun-2019 10:27 asyl Updated [Time, Source, Narrative]
25-Jun-2019 11:43 whiteshark Updated [Time, Aircraft type, Registration, Operator, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
25-Jun-2019 16:33 RobertMB Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Departure airport]
26-Jun-2019 07:40 beaver Updated [Total fatalities, Phase]
26-Jun-2019 12:11 asyl Updated [Narrative]
18-Apr-2020 05:55 CUBIE Updated [Narrative]

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