Date: April 19, 1997
Time: 07:39
Location: Tanjung Pandan, Indonesia
Operator: Merpati Nusantara Airlines
Flight #: 106
Route: Jakarta - Tanjung Pandan
AC Type: British Aerospace ATP
Registration: PK-MTX
cn / ln: 2048
Aboard: 53   (passengers:48  crew:5)
Fatalities: 15   (passengers:11  crew:4)
Ground: 0
Summary: During the final stage of a visual approach, one of the aircraft's engines failed. The crew failed to correctly identify the problem and because of the flight regime, the propeller did not autofeather. The approach was continued, however, as the aircraft descended through about 2,000ft., power was applied at the start of a go-around. Control was lost and the aircraft crashed.

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