L2012-02 Serious incident during approach in Marienhamn on 14 February 2012

The Safety Investigation Authority, Finland has decided to initiate a safety investigation according to the Safety Investigation Act (525/2011) into a serious incident which occurred at Mariehamn airport on 14 February 2012.

A SAAB 340 cargo aircraft operated by RAF-AVIA on Nordflyg flight NEF021 flew well below normal approach altitude during final approach.

Mr. Risto Timgren is appointed as a team leader of investigation group. The member of the investigation group is Mr. Hannu Halonen. Chief Air Safety Investigator Mr. Ismo Aaltonen is appointed as the investigator in charge.

Published 9.3.2012