Accident de Havilland Canada DHC-6 Twin Otter 300 PK-NUK,
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Date:Tuesday 10 January 1995
Type:Silhouette image of generic DHC6 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
de Havilland Canada DHC-6 Twin Otter 300
Owner/operator:Merpati Nusantara Airlines
Registration: PK-NUK
MSN: 390
Year of manufacture:1973
Engine model:Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6A-27
Fatalities:Fatalities: 14 / Occupants: 14
Aircraft damage: Aircraft missing, written off
Location:Molo Strait -   Indonesia
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Bima Airport (BMU/WADB)
Destination airport:Ruteng Airport (RTG/WATG)
The Twin Otter "Sangihe" went missing in bad weather whilst operating on a flight (MZ 6715) from Bima to Ruteng. The aircraft is believed to have crashed into the sea.


Scramble 189(64)

History of this aircraft

Other occurrences involving this aircraft
17 December 1992 PK-NUK Merpati Nusantara Airlines 0 Labuan Bajo-Mutiara Airport (LBJ) sub
Runway excursion


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