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Last updated: 19 January 2021
Datum:Mittwoch 24 September 1975
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic F28 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Fokker F-28 Fellowship 1000
Fluggesellschaft:Garuda Indonesia Airways
Kennzeichen: PK-GVC
Werknummer: 11039
Baujahr: 1971-10-29 (3 years 11 months)
Anzahl Zyklen der Zelle:7533
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 4 / Insassen: 4
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 21 / Insassen: 57
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 25 / Insassen: 61
Opfer am Boden:Todesopfer: 1
Sachschaden: Zerstört
Konsequenzen: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Unfallort:4 km (2.5 Meilen) von Palembang Airport (PLM) (   Indonesien)
Flugphase: Annäherung (APR)
Betriebsart:Inländischer planmäßiger Passagierflug
Flug von:Jakarta (unknown airport), Indonesien
Flug nach:Palembang Airport (PLM/WIPP), Indonesien
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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