Descripción del Accidente ASN 11 JUL 1979 Fokker F-28 Fellowship 1000 PK-GVE - Mount Sibayak
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Fecha:mircoles 11 julio 1979
Hora:ca 19:00
Tipo:Silhouette image of generic F28 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Fokker F-28 Fellowship 1000
Operador:Garuda Indonesia Airways
Registración: PK-GVE
Numéro de série: 11055
Año de Construcción: 1972-07-19 (7 years)
Horas Totales de la Célula:14154
Tripulación:Fatalidades: 4 / Ocupantes: 4
Pasajeros:Fatalidades: 57 / Ocupantes: 57
Total:Fatalidades: 61 / Ocupantes: 61
Daños en la Aeronave: Destruido
Consecuencias: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Ubicación:Mount Sibayak (   Indonesia)
Elevación del lugar del accidente: 1695 m (5561 feet) amsl
Fase: En ruta (ENR)
Naturaleza:Vuelo Doméstico Programado
Aeropuerto de Salida:Palembang Airport (PLM/WIPP), Indonesia
Aeropuerto de Llegada:Medan-Polonia Airport (MES/WIMM), Indonesia
The aircraft, named "Mamberamo", departed Palembang, Indonesia, at 17:32 for an 80-minute flight to Medan. The flight was cleared for a runway 05 NDB approach and the pilot later reported maintaining 6000 feet until overhead the ON NDB. The aircraft struck the 7200 feet high Mount Sibayak volcano at an altitude of 5560 feet.

» Willem Wendt


photo of Fokker-F-281000-PK-GJV
accident date: 11-07-1979
type: Fokker F-28 Fellowship 1000
registration: PK-GJV

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 Palembang Airport to Medan-Polonia Airport as the crow flies is 978 km (611 miles).
Accident location: Exact; deduced from 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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