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  • Airline accidents for the first half of 2008


    Fatal airline accident numbers in this year's first half have been well up on those at the same stage in 2007, but most still occur in Africa and Latin America


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  • Manunggal's Transall C-160 erupts in flames in Indonesia


    Picture of C-160 erupting in flames in Indonesia


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  • Airline accidents for the first half of 2008

    News | 22 Jul 2008 09:00 | David Learmount

    Fatal airline accident numbers in this year's first half have been well up on those at the same stage in 2007, but most still occur in Africa and Latin Americahttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Airline-accidents-for-the-first-half-of-2008-225930/
  • Manunggal's Transall C-160 erupts in flames in Indonesia

    News | 04 Jul 2008 15:00 | Leithen Francis

    Picture of C-160 erupting in flames in Indonesiahttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Manunggals-Transall-C-160-erupts-in-flames-in-Indonesia-222059/
  • Transport Allianz Transall C-160 destroyed by fire in Papua

    News | 07 Mar 2008 11:03 | Leithen Francis

    This Transport Allianz Transall C-160 cargo aircraft, operated by Indonesian carrier Manunggal Air Service, was gutted by fire last Thursday soon after landing...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Transport-Allianz-Transall-C-160-destroyed-by-fire-in-Papua-222073/
  • PICTURES: Transall C-160 cargo aircraft erupts in flames in Indonesia

    News | 07 Mar 2008 10:30 | Leithen Francis

    <P>A Transport Allianz <A href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Transall_C-160">Transall&nbsp;C-160</A> cargo aircraft operated by Indonesian carrier Manunggal Air Service was gutted by fire yesterday soon after landing at an airport in west Papua.</P> <P>The two pilots, a flight engineer and three loadmasters escaped safely from the aircraft which caught fire at 08:36 yesterday at Wamena airport in west Papua moments after completing a flight from the west Papuan city of Jayapura, Manunggal Air Service operations manager Tjonhar Azya says from the airline’s offices in Jakarta.</P> <P> <TABLE style="WIDTH: 445px" cellSpacing=0 cellPadding=0 border=0> <TBODY> <TR> <TH>&nbsp;<IMG style="WIDTH: 445px; HEIGHT: 561px" alt="" src="../assets/getAsset.aspx?ItemID=21778" border=0></TH></TR> <TR> <TD> <H6 align=right>&nbsp;© Reuters</H6></TD></TR></TBODY></TABLE></P> <P>He says the chartered cargo flight and was carrying diesel and jet fuel.</P> <P>The aircraft had touched down at Wamehttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PICTURES-Transall-C-160-cargo-aircraft-erupts-in-flames-in-Indonesia-222061/
  • Singapore 2008: Garuda crash puts air safety in the spotlight

    News | 11 Feb 2008 15:06 | Leithen Francis

    safety Indonesia improves For years, the archipelago has been notorious for its poor record on airline safety. Has it turned the page on its...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Singapore-2008-Garuda-crash-puts-air-safety-in-the-spotlight-221429/
  • Indonesia gives carriers ultimatum

    News | 26 Mar 2007 23:00

    <P>Indonesia's transport ministry, under enormous political pressure to improve the country's air safety, has warned it will shut down seven of the country's airlines unless they improve training and maintenance within the next three months. The carriers were singled out after the ministry developed a formula for ranking the country's airlines into three bands, writes Leithen Francis. </P><P>Those in the third (least safe) band are Adam Air, Batavia Air, Jatayu Gelang Sejahtera, Kartika, Manunggal Air Service, Transwisata and Tri MG Intra Asia Airlines, according to Indonesian news reports quoting the country's director general of air transport, Budi Mulyawan. </P><P>Adam Air is a privately owned scheduled passenger airline with a fleet of more than 20 Boeing 737s Batavia Air, another large passenger airline, operates the same types, but also two Airbus A319s Jatayu, a scheduled passenger carrier, is planning to relaunch with 737-200s, having shut down two months ago Manunggal Air Serhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Indonesia-gives-carriers-ultimatum-212897/