Tag Archives: air crash

March 24

Tragedy hits as Germanwings airliner crashes in French Alps, reports the BBC

An Airbus A320 airliner has crashed in the French Alps between Barcelonnette and Digne, French aviation officials and police have said. The jet belongs to the German airline Germanwings, a subsidiary of Lufthansa. The plane had reportedly been en route from Barcelona to Dusseldorf and was carrying 142 passengers and six crew. French President Francois […]

March 15

Relieved That Jupiter Planes Did Not Crash At Langkawi Airport during LIMA ‘15

The Indonesian defence minister expressed relief that the two airplanes from Indonesia’s Jupiter aerobatics team did not crash at the Langkawi International Airport. This is because according to Ryamizard Ryacudu, if the planes had crashed at the airport which is now busy with a variety of aircraft in conjunction with the Langkawi International Maritime and […]

March 15

Identities Of Indonesia’s Jupiter Aerobatics Team Pilots at LIMA ’15 Identified

The four pilots of two KT-1B aircraft of Indonesia’s Jupiter aerobatics team, which crashed after a mid-air collision during a practice session in conjunction with the 2015 Langkawi International Maritime and Aerospace (LIMA ’15), have been identified. They are Arief Hartono, Sri Rahardjo, H.S Romas and Hunaidi Syarif Romas. All of them only suffered minor […]

March 15

Two AU-TNI Aircraft Crash During Aerobatic Practice at Lima ‘15

Two Jupiter Aerobatic Team aircraft belonging to the Indonesian Air Force (AU-TNI) crashed during a practice session conjunction with the 2015 Langkawi International Maritime and Aerospace (LIMA ’15) exhibition at the Mahsuri International Exhibition Centre(MIEC) here, Sunday. A spokesman for the Langkawi Fire and Rescue Department said the accident occurred at 2.04 pm when six […]