Report – By the Jakarta Globe
Indonesian officials have confirmed that a plane with 54 people on board that went missing in the West Papuan highlands yesterday afternoon has crashed into a mountain.
“The Trigana Air plane has been found in Okbape subdistrict,” Prasetyo, the Transportation Ministry’s Director-General of Aviation, told a media conference in Jakarta.
“We have information from residents that the plane crashed into a mountain in Okbape,” he added. Read more »