Garuda Indonesia Airlines / Garuda Indonesia Airlines

Garuda Indonesia Airlines / Garuda Indonesia Airlines Saturday January 1, 1966
Midair collision between two Garuda aircraft. Both crashed into a swamp while approaching Palembang. Seventeen died on each aircraft.

Crash Details

DateSaturday January 1, 1966
LocationNear Palembang, Sumatra, Indonesia
Passengers26
Crew8
Fatalities34
Survivors0
Aircraft TypeDouglas DC-3 / Douglas DC-3
OperatorGaruda Indonesia Airlines / Garuda Indonesia Airlines
RegistrationPK-GDU/PK-GDE
Flight Origin
Flight Destination
Near Palembang, Sumatra, Indonesia
Garuda Indonesia Airlines / Garuda Indonesia Airlines
Douglas DC-3 / Douglas DC-3
1966