Date & Time: Apr 6, 2009 at 1230 LT
Type of aircraft:
Fokker F27 Friendship
Operator:
Registration:
A-2703
Flight Type:
Training
Survivors:
No
Schedule:
Bandung-Bandung
MSN:
10538
YOM:
1976
Flight number:
TNI703
Country:
Indonesia
Region:
Asia
Crew on board:
6
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
18
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
24
Circumstances:

The aircraft was performing a training flight in the region of Bandung on behalf of a military program for paratroopers. While approaching runway 29 with 20 knots crosswind, the aircraft hit a hangar and crashed. All 24 occupants were killed among them 17 trainees, one instructor and 6 crew members.