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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 90317
Last updated: 14 September 2019
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Date:19-FEB-2011
Time:06:20
Type:Silhouette image of generic MA60 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Xian MA-60
Owner/operator:Merpati Nusantara Airlines
Registration: PK-MZJ
C/n / msn: 602
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 46
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Kupang-Eltari Airport (KOE/WATT) -   Indonesia
Phase: Take off
Nature:Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Kupang-Eltari Airport (KOE/WATT)
Destination airport:Ruteng Airport (RTG/WATG)
Narrative:
A Merpati Nusantara Xian MA-60, registration PK-MZJ performing flight MZ6504 from Kupang (KOE) to Ruteng (RTG), Indonesia with 42 passengers and 4 crew went off the side of the runway and became stuck.
Conflicting reports indicate that the airplane slid while making a 180 degrees turn at the end of the runway in preparation for departure. Other reports say the mishap occurred about 300m into takeoff.

Relevant NOTAM:
B0179/11 - AD CLSD DUE TO AIRCRAFT BLOCK AT RWY 25/07. 19 FEB 01:00 2011 UNTIL 19 FEB 02:30 2011 ESTIMATED. CREATED: 19 FEB 00:46 2011

Sources:

https://regional.kompas.com/read/2011/02/19/08064722/Pesawat.Merpati.Gagal.Terbang.di.Kupang_
http://www.avherald.com/h?article=4381576f&opt=0


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
19-Feb-2011 04:18 Anon. Added
19-Feb-2011 07:29 henkemans Updated [Nature, Source, Damage, Narrative]
19-Feb-2011 14:05 harro Updated [Cn, Total occupants, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]

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