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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 241218
Last updated: 12 September 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic ask1 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Schleicher ASK 21 M
Registration: LN-GMI
C/n / msn: 21825
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Unknown
Category:Serious incident
Location:Near Klanten airfield, Norway (ENKL) -   Norway
Departure airport:
Destination airport:Klanten (ENKL)
Investigating agency: AIBN
The pilot was on a flight from Otrøvatnet to Klanten when he got a low engine oil warning. A check of the engine installation after landing revealed a crack in the exhaust system. This has led to heat damages and signs of fire.
The investigation has shown that it can be difficult to detect cracks in the exhaust system. To make it easier to identify this safety issue, operators must be given relevant information about the signs of an incipient crack.



Accident investigation:
Investigating agency: AIBN
Status: Investigation completed
Download report: Final report

Revision history:

12-Sep-2020 14:06 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Total fatalities, Other fatalities, Destination airport, Narrative, Accident report, ]

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