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Accident description
Last updated: 19 August 2017
Date:Wednesday 12 April 2017
Time:ca 12:40
Type:Silhouette image of generic C208 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Cessna 208 Caravan I
Operator:Spirit Avia Sentosa
Registration: PK-FSO
C/n / msn: 208-00313
First flight:
Engines: 1 Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6A-114
Crew:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Passengers:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Total:Fatalities: 1 / Occupants: 1
Airplane damage: Destroyed
Airplane fate: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:13 km (8.1 mls) N of Oksibil Airport (OKL) (   Indonesia)
Crash site elevation: 2160 m (7087 feet) amsl
Phase: En route (ENR)
Departure airport:Tanahmerah Airport (TMH/WAKT), Indonesia
Destination airport:Oksibil Airport (OKL/WAJO), Indonesia
A Cessna 208 Caravan was destroyed after impacting a wooded mountain at an elevation of 7100 feet, some 13 km north of Oksibil, Papua, Indonesia.
The aircraft operated on a cargo flight from Tanahmerah, carrying 1225 kg of supplies.



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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 Tanahmerah Airport to Oksibil Airport as the crow flies is 136 km (85 miles).
Accident location: Exact; as reported in the official accident report.

This information is not presented as the Flight Safety Foundation or the Aviation Safety Network’s opinion as to the cause of the accident. It is preliminary and is based on the facts as they are known at this time.
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