27 years old missing Trigana airplane carrying 54 passengers has been located by villagers.
Indonesia's director general of air transportation, Suprasetyo, said the Trigana Air Service plane that went missing Sunday has been found in the Oktabe district of Papua province. Details are still being verified, Suprasetyo said, but villagers reported seeing the plane crash into a mountain.
The Trigana Air Service flight was en route from Jayapura to Oksibil when it lost contact. Rescue team will resume operations as soon as possble
Trigana Air Service is one of a large number of airlines banned from operating in European airspace "because they are found to be unsafe and/or they are not sufficiently overseen by their authorities," according to the European Commission. It has been on the list since 2007.
Airplane authorities should understand that people's lives matter......