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Last updated: 15 December 2017
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Date:Wednesday 23 January 1980
Type:Silhouette image of generic C212 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
CASA/Nurtanio NC-212 Aviocar 100
Operator:Pelita Air Service
Registration: PK-PCX
C/n / msn: 45/3N
First flight: 1975-12-18 (4 years 1 months)
Crew:Fatalities: 3 / Occupants: 3
Passengers:Fatalities: 10 / Occupants: 10
Total:Fatalities: 13 / Occupants: 13
Airplane damage: Damaged beyond repair
Location:Mount Cemonyet (   Indonesia)
Phase: En route (ENR)
Nature:Domestic Non Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Bandung Airport (BDO/WICC), Indonesia
Destination airport:Jakarta (unknown airport), Indonesia
Narrative:
The CASA flew into a hill in bad weather at 2700 feet, while being cleared to descend from 6500 feet to 4500 feet.

Sources:
» Toledo Blade - Jan 23, 1980


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