Date & Time: Dec 30, 2007 at 1130 LT
Type of aircraft:
GAF Nomad N22
Operator:
Registration:
P-833
Survivors:
Yes
Schedule:
Sabang-Medan
MSN:
168
YOM:
1983
Country:
Indonesia
Region:
Asia
Crew on board:
2
Crew fatalities:
0
Pax on board:
5
Pax fatalities:
0
Other fatalities:
0
Total fatalities:
5
Circumstances:

The twin engine aircraft departed Sabang-Maimum Saleh airport at 1110LT for a surveillance mission to Medan. Fifteen minutes later, crew informed ATC about engine problem and decided to return to Sabang. On final approach in bad weather conditions, the aircraft crashed into the sea and sank 200 metres off shore.