Pelita Air Service

Pelita Air Service Tuesday January 2, 1990
Ditched into the Java Sea after experiencing mechanical problems with the right engine and being unable to maintain altitude. The crew shut down the engine and feathered the propeller but could not maintain altitude despite jettisoning luggage out of the aircraft.

Crash Details

DateTuesday January 2, 1990
LocationJava Sea, Indonesia
Passengers13
Crew3
Fatalities9
Survivors7
Aircraft TypeCASA 212 Aviocar 200
OperatorPelita Air Service
RegistrationPK-PCM
Flight Origin
Flight Destination
Java Sea, Indonesia
Pelita Air Service
CASA 212 Aviocar 200
1990