Incident Fokker 50 LN-RNG, Thursday 24 January 2008
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Date:Thursday 24 January 2008
Type:Silhouette image of generic F50 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Fokker 50
Owner/operator:SAS Scandinavian Airlines
Registration: LN-RNG
MSN: 20184
Year of manufacture:1990
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 44
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Vigra - Molde -   Norway
Phase: Approach
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Kristiansund - Kvernberget
Destination airport:Bergen - Flesland
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
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.


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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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