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January 14, 2019 4:59 PM Indonesian jets force Ethiopian cargo plane to land over airspace breach

JAKARTA (Reuters) - Two Indonesian F-16 fighter jets forced an Ethiopian Airlines [ETHA.UL] cargo plane to land on Monday at an airport on Batam island after it had flown into Indonesian airspace without permission, an air force spokesman said. First Marshal Novyan Samyoga said in a statement the Boeing Co 777 cargo plane had been secured by air force 238

January 14, 2019 5:30 AM Navy divers find Indonesia Lion Air flight’s cockpit voice recorder

JAKARTA, Indonesia – Navy divers have located the cockpit voice recorder of a Lion Air jet that crashed into the Java Sea in October, Indonesian officials said Monday, in a possible boost to the accident investigation. Ridwan Djamaluddin, a deputy maritime minister, told reporters that remains of some of the 189 people who died in the crash were also discovered 180

December 23, 2018 4:43 PM Five weightlifters suspended after London 2012 retests

(Reuters) - Five weightlifters, including two Olympic champions, have been provisionally suspended after retests of their samples from the 2012 London Olympics came back positive for doping, the International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) said. Ukraine’s Oleksiy Torokhtiy could now be stripped of the Olympic title he won in the 105-kg category in London 165

December 23, 2018 7:12 AM Indonesia pop band Seventeen's members dead or missing after tsunami slams stage during performance

An Indonesian pop band lost its bass player and road manager after a tsunami struck the beach where the band was performing Saturday night, according to reports. In a news release, the band named Seventeen confirmed the deaths of bassist M. Awal Purbani, also known as Bani, and road manager Oki Wijaya, the Jakarta Post reported. Four others associated 134

November 20, 2018 7:17 PM Woman misses flight, breaks through security to chase down plane in viral video

A woman went viral in Indonesia after she was recorded breaking past security at Ngurah Rai International Airport and running onto the tarmac to chase after the plane she missed. According to Channel News Asia, the woman was booked on a Citilink flight from Bali to Jakarta. A Citilink official confirmed to the outlet that the woman was scheduled for the 7:20 a.m. flight 134

November 15, 2018 11:09 PM Lion Air crash victim's father files U.S. lawsuit against Boeing

CHICAGO (Reuters) - An Indonesia man, whose son was killed when a Lion Air flight crashed last month, has sued Boeing Co alleging that a defect in the design of the 737 MAX 8 aircraft caused it to crash. The lawsuit, filed on Wednesday in the Circuit Court of Cook County, Illinois, by the father of Dr. Rio Nanda Pratama, alleged that Boeing did not adequately 107

November 12, 2018 9:28 AM Indonesia to issue preliminary Lion Air crash report in late November

JAKARTA (Reuters) - Indonesia will issue a preliminary report on Nov. 28 or 29 on its investigation into the crash of a Lion Air plane that killed 189 people on board, Soerjanto Tjahjono, head of the transportation safety committee (KNKT), said on Monday. “One month after the accident, KNKT will issue a preliminary report and we will publish it over the internet 99

November 11, 2018 6:29 PM Lion Air plane crashes into pole week after fatal flight

Chiangmai, Thailand - February 26, 2014: HS-LTH Boeing 737-900ER of Thai lionair airline , landing to Chiangmai airport from Bangkok Don Muang Airport, thailand. (iStock) Just a week after a Lion Air 737 plane crashed claiming the lives of 189 people, another one of its planes has been involved in an accident during takeoff. Lion Air flight JT633 reportedly 108

November 7, 2018 1:10 PM Stinky durian fruit grounds Indonesian passenger plane

Tara John, CNN • Updated 7th November 2018 A cargo of durian caused an Indonesian plane to be temporarily grounded after passengers complained about the fruit's room-clearing stench in the cabin. The Sriwijaya Air flight, headed to Jakarta from Bengkulu province in Sumatra, was carrying more than two tons of durian. The spiky fruit's flavor and creamy 94

October 31, 2018 6:21 AM Indonesia removes Lion Air director after plane crash: Antara news agency

JAKARTA (Reuters) - Indonesia’s transport minister removed on Wednesday the technical director of the Lion Air airline and several of its technicians after the crash of one of its jets with 189 people on board, the Antara news agency reported on Wednesday. “Today we dismiss (the director) from his position and his duty,” Budi Karya Sumadi said, citing 61