Date & Time: Aug 24, 2012 at 0830 LT
Operator:
Registration:
PK-IWH
Flight Phase:
Flight
Survivors:
No
Site:
Plain
Schedule:
Samarinda - Bontang
MSN:
31-7852065
YOM:
1978
Country:
Indonesia
Region:
Asia
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
1
Pax on board:
3
Pax fatalities:
3
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
4
Circumstances:
The aircraft was engaged in a geophysical mission in the East Kalimantan province on behalf of the Elliot Geophysics International Group. It left Samarinda-Temindung airport around 0800LT and crashed in unknown circumstances thirty minutes later in the Kutai National Park. SAR found the wreckage two days later and all four occupants (three Indonesian and one Australian citizen) were killed.