In 2021

the Accident Investigation Board – Norway (AIBN)

published a detailed report covering

the loss of HNoMS Helge Ingstad

after she collided with an oil tanker in November 2018.

There is much to be learned from this event

that is applicable to the RN and global navies.

In this in-depth, although far from exhaustive, article

we describe the incident and look at some of the key lessons.