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Last updated: 26 October 2016
Datum:woensdag 24 september 1975
Type:Silhouette image of generic F28 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Fokker F-28 Fellowship 1000
Luchtvaartmaatschappij:Garuda Indonesia Airways
Registratie: PK-GVC
Constructienummer: 11039
Bouwjaar: 1971-10-29 (3 years 11 months)
Aantal vlieguren:8516
Aantal vluchten:7533
Bemanning:slachtoffers: 4 / inzittenden: 4
Passagiers:slachtoffers: 21 / inzittenden: 57
Totaal:slachtoffers: 25 / inzittenden: 61
Slachtoffers op de grond:slachtoffers: 1
Schade: Afgeschreven
Gevolgen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Plaats:4 km (2.5 mijl) van Palembang Airport (PLM) (   IndonesiŽ)
Fase: Nadering (APR)
Soort vlucht:Binnenlandse lijnvlucht
Vliegveld van vertrek:Jakarta (unknown airport), IndonesiŽ
Vliegveld van aankomst:Palembang Airport (PLM/WIPP), IndonesiŽ
Fellowship "Mahakem" struck a coconut tree on the downwind leg for a runway 28 approach. Weather was poor: visibility 50 m with fog.
PROBABLE CAUSE: Visual flight in weather conditions below minima.

» Aviation News 17 October 1975
» Willem Wendt


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