English Version
ENGLISH
| Friday, 20 October 2017 |
Indonesia Version
INDONESIA
Facebook
Twitter


SAR Team Evacuates Pilot of Crashed Cessna Plane in Papua
The Cessna plane with tail number PK FSO owned by PT SAS reported to have crashed in Oksibil on Wednesday afternoon, April 12, 2017. (fnqskies.blogspot.co.id)
Friday, 14 April, 2017 | 14:04 WIB
SAR Team Evacuates Pilot of Crashed Cessna Plane in Papua

TEMPO.CO, Jayapura - The SAR team managed to evacuate the body of Rio Pasaribu, the pilot of crashed Cessna plane in the mountainous area of Oksibil district, Papua.

The body had been taken to Oksibil Hospital and was yet to be taken to Jayapura, local SAR team chief Suyanto said.

Read also: Wreckage of Missing Cessna Plane Found

Reports say that evacuation process involves two helicopters belonging to PT SAS and PT Freeport.

“It was difficult because the wreckage was at the edge of a cliff, but the team managed to evacuate the body of the pilot who flew a plane with flight number PK-FSO,” Suyatno said.

Read also: Cessna Plane Crashes in Papua

A Cessna plane belonging to PT SAS crashed when flying from Tanah Merah to Oksibil on Wednesday, April 12.

 

ANTARA

 



via Facebookvia TEMPO ID

Comments


Disclaimer: The views expressed in the comments sections are personal responses that do not represent the editorial policy of tempo.co. Our editorial staff reserves the right to moderate or take down comments that contain harassment, intimidation and discrimination against ethnicity, religion, race, and inter-group relations.