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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 214373
Last updated: 1 December 2019
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Date:11-AUG-2018
Time:c. 05:20 UTC
Type:Silhouette image of generic P750 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Pacific Aerospace 750XL
Owner/operator:Dimonim Air
Registration: PK-HVQ
C/n / msn: 144
Fatalities:Fatalities: 8 / Occupants: 9
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near Oksibil Airport (OKL/WAJO), Papua -   Indonesia
Phase: En route
Nature:Domestic Scheduled Passenger
Departure airport:Tanahmerah Airport (TMH/WAKT)
Destination airport:Oksibil airport (OKL/WAJO)
Narrative:
A PAC 750XL of Dimonim Air is reported missing on a flight between Tanahmerah Airport and Oksibil Airport, Papua, Indonesia. The flight should have a duration of 42 minutes but failed to arrive at Oksibil.
Search operations are being conducted. Some people in a village reported they heard loud sounds and an explosion.
There were two pilots and seven passengers aboard.
The wreckage of the plane was located near Oksibil Airport. Eight occupants died in the crash, a boy was the only survivor.

The aircraft made the first contact with Oksibil Tower at 05.11 UTC, then the ATC communicated to them the weather report . At 05.17 UTC PK-HVQ reported an overhead position at 7,000 feet. After the overhead position, communication between Oksibil Tower officers and the plane was immediately cut off.
Oksibil Tower officials also were unable to communicate outside the Oksibil area using cellphones due to signal conditions.

Sources:

www.swissinfo.ch
https://www.miamiherald.com/news/nation-world/article216507710.html?utm_source=dlvr.it&utm_medium=twitter
https://en.antaranews.com/news/117257/aircraft-with-seven-people-on-board-missing-in-papua#.W27zgygTW44.twitter
https://akurat.co/news/id-278780-read-pesawat-pc6-pkhvq-hilang-kontak-di-wilayah-oksibil-papua
www.yahoo.com
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https://www.pikview.com/media/Bf-U9YLnntr
https://www.dimonimair.com/aircraft/turboprops/pac-750-xstol-pk-hvq/


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
11-Aug-2018 12:59 gerard57 Added
11-Aug-2018 13:05 gerard57 Updated [Aircraft type]
11-Aug-2018 14:22 Iceman 29 Updated [Operator, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
11-Aug-2018 14:23 Iceman 29 Updated [Aircraft type]
11-Aug-2018 14:25 Iceman 29 Updated [Narrative]
11-Aug-2018 14:35 Iceman 29 Updated [Registration, Source]
11-Aug-2018 14:37 harro Updated [Aircraft type]
11-Aug-2018 14:40 Iceman 29 Updated [Operator, Source]
11-Aug-2018 14:40 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Operator, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
11-Aug-2018 14:51 harro Updated [Cn]
11-Aug-2018 15:58 Iceman 29 Updated [Source]
11-Aug-2018 20:01 Iceman 29 Updated [Time, Source, Narrative]
12-Aug-2018 05:06 gerard57 Updated [Total fatalities, Location, Source, Damage, Narrative]
12-Aug-2018 07:37 Aerossurance Updated [Location]
12-Aug-2018 07:42 Aerossurance Updated [Location]
12-Aug-2018 11:02 Iceman 29 Updated [Location, Destination airport, Embed code]
12-Aug-2018 14:12 Iceman 29 Updated [Embed code]
15-Aug-2018 20:14 Anon. Updated [Cn, Embed code]

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