Norwegian investigators recreate collision that sank frigate

The Accident Investigation Board Norway (AIBN), with cooperation from the Royal Norwegian Navy and other partner organisations, has recreated the collision between the frigate HNoMS Helge Ingstad and the commercial tanker Sola TS that resulted in the warship’s sinking in the waters off Oygarden.

HNoMS Helge Ingstad brought to Haakonsvern

The frigate HNoMS Helge Ingstad was brought to the main Royal Norwegian Navy base at Haakonsvern on Sunday, March 3, nearly four months after it sank off Oygarden following a collision with an oil tanker.

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