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Lion Air Plane Overruns Runway at Supadio International Airport

Lion Air flight JT-714 overran the end of the runway at Supadio International Airport, Indonesia, on February 16th.

The incident happened when the plane was coming from Jakarta, Indonesia.

The plane came to stop on soft ground.

All one hundred and eighty-two passengers and seven crew members remained unharmed.

Lion Air Flight Makes Emergency Landing Due to Engine Failure

Thai Lion AirA Lion Air flight had to make an emergency landing at Juanda International Airport in Sidoarjo, Indonesia, on August 12th.

The plane was en-route to Ujung Pandang, South Sulawesi from Jakarta when an engine failure prompted the pilots to declare emergency.

The plane landed uneventfully and all 210 passengers remained unharmed.

The passengers were transferred to another aircraft.

Lion Air Compensation

Lion Air is compensating the passengers of the plane that crashed in Bali on April 13. The 101 passenger (we don’t know if the 7 crew are included) is handing out $5600 to each passenger.

Lion Air is working with Jasa Raharja, an Indonesian insurance company to cover the medical bills for five injured passengers. The insurance company is paying up to IDR 25 million ($2500) and the airline is covering anything in excess of that.

Unofficial reports state the plane was flying low.

Twenty-five people have yet to receive their compensation.

The alcohol and drug tests of the crew, cockpit voice recorder, and the flight data recorder are still in process. No conclusions have been public on the cause of the accident.

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