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U.S. Air Force Boeing 707 Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Indonesia

Sunday, March 26, 2017
By George Hatcher

A U.S. Air Force Boeing 707 plane had to make an emergency landing at Sultan Iskandar Muda International Airport, Indonesia, on March 24th. Indonesian air force spokesperson Air Vice Marshall Jemi Trisonjaya said the plane declared an emergency after one of the engines failed. The plane was transporting 20 American military personnel from a... »

Garuda Plane Veers off Runway in Indonesia

Sunday, February 5, 2017
By George Hatcher
Garuda Plane Veers off Runway in Indonesia

Garuda flight GA-258 made a hard landing at Adisutjipto International Airport, Yogyakarta, Indonesia, on February 1st. The Boeing 737-800 flying from Jakarta, Indonesia, veered off the runway upon landing and stopped with all gears. The aircraft was damaged. No injuries were reported. Download article as PDF »

Wings Air Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Palu, Indonesia

Tuesday, January 17, 2017
By George Hatcher
Wings Air Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Palu, Indonesia

Wings Air flight IW-1156 had to return and make an emergency landing in Palu, Indonesia, on January 14th. The plane took off for Luwuk, Indonesia, but had to return shortly afterwards due to the failure of right hand engine. The plane landed safely. All 64 people aboard remained unharmed. Download article as PDF »

Wings Abadi Plane Veers off Runway in Indonesia due to Rain

Tuesday, December 27, 2016
By George Hatcher
Wings Abadi Plane Veers off Runway in Indonesia due to Rain

Wings Abadi flight IW-1896 veered off the runway at Achmad Yani International Airport, Semarang, Central Java, Indonesia, on December 25th. The Avions de Transport Regional ATR-72-212A flying from Bandung landed safely on the runway but veered off and came to a stop with its right main gear collapsed. The aircraft received substantial damage. No... »

Indonesian Military Plane Crashed in Papua; 13 Killed

Monday, December 19, 2016
By George Hatcher
Indonesian Military Plane Crashed in Papua; 13 Killed

An Indonesian military plane crashed into a mountain in Papua province of Indonesia, on December 18th. The Hercules C-130 plane took off from Timika, Papua, and was preparing to land in Wamena, Papua, when it went down. There were 13 people aboard the plane, including 3 pilots and 10 passengers; all of them were... »

Thai Airways Plane Diverts to Indonesia

Thursday, October 13, 2016
By George Hatcher
Thai Airways Plane Diverts to Indonesia

Thai Airways flight TG-473 had to divert and make an emergency landing in Denpasar, Indonesia, on October 10th. The Boeing 787-800 plane heading from Bangkok, Thailand, to Brisbane, Australia, was diverted after the crew received indication of oil leakage from the right hand engine. The plane landed uneventfully. All 264 people aboard remained safe.... »

Sriwijaya Air Plane Sustains Damage While Landing in Surabaya, Indonesia

Wednesday, October 12, 2016
By George Hatcher
Sriwijaya Air Plane Sustains Damage While Landing in Surabaya, Indonesia

A Sriwijaya Air plane sustained severe damage while landing in Surabaya, Indonesia, on October 11th. The plane performing flight SJ-565 from Makassar, Indonesia, sustained substantial damage to the lower fuselage due to loose asphalt on the runway. No injuries were reported. The incident is being investigated. Download article as PDF »

Lion Air Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Indonesia

Saturday, September 24, 2016
By George Hatcher
Lion Air Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Indonesia

Lion Air flight JT-791 made an emergency landing in Makassar, Indonesia, on September 22nd. The Boeing 737-900 plane was flying from Ambon, Indonesia, when the crew reported issues with its right hand engine. The plane continued for a safe landing. There were 211 passengers and 7 crew members aboard at the time; all of... »

Trigana Air Service Freighter Plane makes Hard Landing in Indonesia

Tuesday, September 13, 2016
By George Hatcher
Trigana Air Service Freighter Plane makes Hard Landing in Indonesia

Trigana Air Service flight IL-7321 made a hard landing at Wamena Airport, Papua, Indonesia, on September 13th. The Boeing 737-300 freighter en-route from Jayapura, Indonesia, touched down at the runway very hard in a nose high position. The right main gear of the plane collapsed and it slid on its nose gear. All 3... »

1 Killed, 3 Injured as Helicopter Crashes in Indonesia

Sunday, June 5, 2016
By George Hatcher

A Bell 206 helicopter crashed in Paniai district of Papua Province, Indonesia, on June 4th. The aircraft went down when it was transporting three passengers from Nabire to a mining site in Degewo. The pilot was killed in the crash while the passengers were taken to hospital with serious injuries. Spokesperson of Indonesia’s national... »

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