Incident Cessna 208 Caravan 675 PK-SMG, Tuesday 7 June 2022
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Date:Tuesday 7 June 2022
Time:c. 10:15
Type:Silhouette image of generic C208 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different    
Cessna 208 Caravan 675
Owner/operator:Sam Air
Registration: PK-SMG
MSN: 20800666
Year of manufacture:2020
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Minor
Location:Kenyam Airport, Nduga Regency, Papua -   Indonesia
Phase: Standing
Departure airport:Wamena Airport (WMX/WAVV)
Destination airport:Kenyam Airport, Nduga Regency, Papua
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
A Sam Air Cessna 208 Caravan 675 was struck by gunfire after landing at Kenyam Airport, Nduga Regency, Papua.
Shots were fired by militants from a seperatist movement. The airplane was hit by several bullets. The crew was not injured.
Photos from the scene seem to show bullet holes in the right-hand engine cowl, a flat tire and some fluid on the tarmac that possibly leaked from the aircraft.

Sources: (photo)

Revision history:

08-Jun-2022 08:37 gerard57 Added
08-Jun-2022 08:52 gerard57 Updated [Registration, Source]
08-Jun-2022 09:15 gerard57 Updated [Aircraft type]
08-Jun-2022 09:21 harro Updated [Aircraft type, Cn, Phase, Departure airport, Source, Narrative]
08-Jun-2022 09:35 RobertMB Updated [Time, Source, Damage, Narrative]

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