Narrative:Flew into Lalaboy Mountain at 2300 feet while on an instrument approach to Ambon runway 04 in a heavy rainstorm.
|Date:||Friday 24 July 1992|
|Type:||Vickers 816 Viscount|
|C/n / msn:|| 434|
|First flight:|| 1959|
|Crew:||Fatalities: 7 / Occupants: 7|
|Passengers:||Fatalities: 63 / Occupants: 63|
|Total:||Fatalities: 70 / Occupants: 70 |
|Airplane damage:|| Written off|
|Airplane fate:|| Written off (damaged beyond repair)|
|Location:||ca 15 km W of Ambon-Pattimura Airport (AMQ) (Indonesia)
|Phase:|| Approach (APR)|
|Nature:||Domestic Scheduled Passenger|
|Departure airport:||Ujung Pandang-Hasanudin Airport (UPG/WAAA), Indonesia|
|Destination airport:||Ambon-Pattimura Airport (AMQ/WAPP), Indonesia|
» National Transportation Safety Committee Indonesia
This map shows the airport of departure and the intended destination of the flight. The line between the airports does not
display the exact flight path.
Distance from Ujung Pandang-Hasanudin Airport to Ambon-Pattimura Airport as the crow flies is 954 km (596 miles).
This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Networkĺs opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.