Top News on Merpati

  • Flights cancelled: Top 12 recent airline collapses


    ​With the 6 February announcement that Polish regional carrier EuroLOT would stop flying from the beginning of April, airline casualties are back in the news.


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  • Joy MA60 accident likely to be type's fifth hull loss

    News | 11 May 2015 03:05 | Aaron Chong

    The runway excursion of a Joy Air Avic MA60 aircraft on 10 May is but the latest in a long series of accidents involving the troubled turboprop.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Joy-MA60-accident-likely-to-be-types-fifth-hull-loss-412141/
  • Flights cancelled: Top 12 recent airline collapses

    News | 13 Feb 2015 14:22 | Dan Thisdell

    ​With the 6 February announcement that Polish regional carrier EuroLOT would stop flying from the beginning of April, airline casualties are back in the news.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Flights-cancelled-Top-12-recent-airline-collapses-408853/
  • ​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.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-QZ8501-bucks-improving-Indonesian-safety-trend-407519/
  • ANALYSIS: Airline start-ups and failures Q1 2014

    News | 17 Apr 2014 15:06 | Graham Dunn

    Airline start-ups outweighed collapses during the first quarter of 2014, continuing the trend that developed last year as the economic climate brightened.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Airline-start-ups-and-failures-Q1-2014-398294/
  • Crashed MA60 pilot set throttle below flight-idle

    News | 14 Feb 2014 16:02 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​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.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Crashed-MA60-pilot-set-throttle-below-flight-idle-395993/
  • Xian Aircraft MA60 to receive type certification from Nepal

    News | 19 Sep 2013 08:36 | Mavis Toh

    The Xian Aircraft MA60 is set to receive type certification from the Civil Aviation Authority of Nepal (CAAN), a move that will allow the Chinese-made turboprop to start flying in the country.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Xian-Aircraft-MA60-to-receive-type-certification-from-Nepal-390727/