Crash of a PAC 750XL nearn Korupun: 2 killed

Date & Time: Oct 3, 2012 at 1115 LT
Operator:
Registration:
PK-RWT
Flight Phase:
Survivors:
No
Site:
Schedule:
Jayapura - Korupun - Dekai
MSN:
157
Country:
Region:
Crew on board:
1
Crew fatalities:
Pax on board:
1
Pax fatalities:
Other fatalities:
Total fatalities:
2
Circumstances:
Aircraft was on its way from Jayapura to Dekai with an intermediate stop at Korupun on behalf of a missionnary group. The plane crashed shortly after it stopped over in Korupun, in the Papua district of Yahukimo. It was supposed to land in the neighboring subdistrict of Dekai 15 minutes from departing Korupun, at 1115LT. Rescuers arrived on scene two days later and found only two dead bodies.