Top News on Merpati

  • Crashed MA60 pilot set throttle below flight-idle

    ​Indonesian investigators have determined that both power levers on a Merpati Nusantara Xian Aircraft MA60 had been retarded to the beta range before the aircraft landed hard at Kupang’s El Tari airport and broke up.

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  • IN FOCUS: STOL twin-props show enduring appeal

    The continued success of the resurrected Twin Otter in particular has confirmed the need for economic and rugged...

  • Merpati may cancel plans for ARJ21s and Sukhoi Superjet

    Indonesia's Merpati Nusantara Airlines could cancel plans to acquire 40 Commercial Aircraft Corporation of China's...

  • Merpati Casa bounced off Larat runway: inquiry

    Investigators found that the captain of a Merpati Nusantara Indonesian Aerospace NC 212-200 was unable to prevent a...

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  • ANALYSIS: Quiet year for airline failures in 2014

    News | 02 Jan 2015 15:54 | Graham Dunn

    After the many airline casualties of recent years – and despite the financial grip tightening on several carriers – 2014 was a year with relatively few high-profile airline failures.
  • ​ANALYSIS: QZ8501 bucks improving Indonesian safety trend

    News | 30 Dec 2014 07:16 | Greg Waldron

    The loss of AirAsia Indonesia flight QZ8501 on 28 December follows a year in which Indonesian airlines improved their safety record.
  • Used jet aircraft transactions: 1-8 December 2014

    News | 08 Dec 2014 09:44 | Olivier Bonnassies

    ​Helvetic Airways to take Niki’s Embraer 190 fleet
  • ANALYSIS: Indonesia country report July-September 2014

    News | 13 Oct 2014 01:44 | Firdaus Hashim

    Indonesian companies made strategic decisions during the quarter of July to September, which will have an impact on their future existence.
  • Kahala Aviation buys an A320 from Hong Kong Aviation

    News | 01 Sep 2014 09:24 | Laura Mueller

    ​Kahala Aviation has acquired an Airbus A320-200 aircraft (MSN1422) on lease to Georgian tour operator Vista Georgia.
  • Jakarta warns of Merpati AOC expiry

    News | 14 Aug 2014 04:18 | Firdaus Hashim

    Merpati Nusantara Airlines will have to resume services by February 2015, or risk the expiry of its air operator’s certificate (AOC).