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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 138979
Last updated: 26 November 2020
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Type:Silhouette image of generic F50 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Fokker 50
Owner/operator:Scandinavian Airlines
Registration: LN-RNG
C/n / msn: 20184
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 44
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Vigra - Molde -   Norway
Phase: Approach
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Kristiansund - Kvernberget
Destination airport:Bergen - Flesland
SAS Flight SK2321 with 41 passengers and 3 crew got firewarning in left engine around 13.26 hours. The crew manage to start fire exstinguish procedure that put out the fire. The plane diverted an made an emergency landing with only the right engine running at Vigra airport - Molde at 13.39 hours. Further examination revealed that it indeed was a fire. The cause was wrong assembling and wiring after ground maintenance at Flesland airport i 2007 which caused the isolation on a cable to come off and make a short circuit. This burned a hole in the fuelline causing a leak.


AerData Database (Fokker Database)


Photo of LN-RNG courtesy

Trondheim - Værnes (ENVA / TRD)
31 July 2000; (c) Leslie Snelleman

Revision history:

06-Oct-2011 12:31 whiteshark Added
07-Oct-2011 03:54 whiteshark Updated [Time, Registration, Narrative]
05-Aug-2019 09:17 Anon. Updated [Cn, Source]

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