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Datum:Montag 25 Juni 2018
Zeit:10:00
Flugzeugtyp:Silhouette image of generic DHC6 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
de Havilland Canada DHC-6 Twin Otter 300
Fluggesellschaft:Trigana Air Service
Kennzeichen: PK-YRU
Werknummer: 685
Baujahr: 1980
Triebwerk: 2 Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6A-27
Besatzung:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 3
Fluggäste:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 15
Gesamt:Todesopfer: 0 / Insassen: 18
Sachschaden: leicht beschädigt
Unfallort:Kenyam Airstrip (   Indonesien)
Flugphase: Taxi (TXI)
Betriebsart:Inländischer außerplanmäßiger Passagierflug
Flug von:Wamena Airport (WMX/WAJW), Indonesien
Flug nach:Kenyam Airstrip, Indonesien
Unfallbericht:
After landing, the plane was shot at by Papua separatists. The airframe sustained bullet holes. The captain was injured as a result of a gunshot.
The aircraft carried 18 personnel who were to be deployed to guard a local election to be held on June 27, 2018.

This was the second such incident in three days time.

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Distance from Wamena Airport to Kenyam Airstrip as the crow flies is 84 km (52 miles).

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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