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.


  • Other News for Merpati

  • 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...


  • News Listings for Merpati

  • Kahala Aviation buys an A320 from Hong Kong Aviation

    News | 01 Sep 2014 08:24 | Laura Mueller

    ​Kahala Aviation has acquired an Airbus A320-200 aircraft (MSN1422) on lease to Georgian tour operator Vista Georgia.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Kahala-Aviation-buys-an-A320-from-Hong-Kong-Aviation-403200/
  • Jakarta warns of Merpati AOC expiry

    News | 14 Aug 2014 03:18 | Firdaus Hashim

    Merpati Nusantara Airlines will have to resume services by February 2015, or risk the expiry of its air operator’s certificate (AOC).http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Jakarta-warns-of-Merpati-AOC-expiry-402679/
  • Report finds 'indications of corruption' in Merpati's MA60 deal

    News | 09 Jul 2014 04:24 | Firdaus Hashim

    Jakarta has been urged to investigate the purchase of Xian Aircraft MA60 turboprops made by Merpati Nusantara Airlines.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Report-finds-indications-of-corruption-in-Merpatis-MA60-deal-401192/
  • Indonesian committee details 'mismanagement' in Merpati

    News | 08 Jul 2014 09:45 | Firdaus Hashim

    An Indonesian parliamentary committee has issued a detailed report on the mismanagement of state-owned carrier Merpati Nusantara Airlines, which suspended operations in February.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Indonesian-committee-details-mismanagement-in-Merpati-401155/
  • ANALYSIS: Indonesia and the tyranny of scale

    News | 26 Jun 2014 08:28 | Mavis Toh

    ​The Indonesian market is a good example of why scale matters in the airline business.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Indonesia-and-the-tyranny-of-scale-400785/
  • Kahala Aviation acquires two 737s for freighter conversion

    News | 27 May 2014 09:58 | Olivier Bonnassies

    Kahala Aviation Group has completed the acquisition of two Boeing 737s for freighter conversion.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Kahala-Aviation-acquires-two-737s-for-freighter-conversion-399704/