Date: January 02, 1990
Time: 13:40
Location: Java Sea, Indonesia
Operator: Pelita Air Service
Flight #: ?
Route: Palambang and Jakarta
AC Type: CASA 212 Aviocar 200
Registration: PK-PCM
cn / ln: 217/57N
Aboard: 16   (passengers:13  crew:3)
Fatalities: 9   (passengers:7  crew:2)
Ground: 0
Summary: 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.

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