Narrative:The aircraft crashed into a mountain at 7000 feet, about three minutes after takeoff.
|Date:||Thursday 27 March 2003|
de Havilland Canada DHC-6 Twin Otter 300
|C/n / msn:|| 261|
|First flight:|| 1969|
|Engines:|| 2 Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6A-27|
|Crew:||Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 2|
|Passengers:||Fatalities: 2 / Occupants: 14|
|Total:||Fatalities: 4 / Occupants: 16 |
|Airplane damage:|| Damaged beyond repair|
|Location:||near Mulia ( Indonesia)
|Phase:|| En route (ENR)|
|Nature:||Domestic Non Scheduled Passenger|
|Departure airport:||Mulia Airport (LII/WABQ), Indonesia|
|Destination airport:||Wamena Airport (WMX/WAJW), Indonesia|
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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 Mulia Airport to Wamena Airport as the crow flies is 119 km (74 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.