- CBS NewsJul 01 08:48 AM
The crash of an Indonesia military transport plane into an residential neighborhood, on the island of Sumatra, has left more than 140 military personnel and families dead
- CNNJul 01 06:41 AM
The C-130 Hercules transport plane slammed into a neighborhood of Medan, a major city on the Indonesian island of Sumatra, shortly after takeoff Tuesday, leaving a hellish scene of smoldering wreckage and shattered buildings.
Indonesia Military Plane Crash: At Least 37 Killed After Hercules C-130 Crashes In Medan, Rescue Efforts UnderwayInternational Business TimesJun 30 03:34 AM
Update as of 5:34 a.m. EDT: At least 37 people have been killed after an Indonesian military plane crashed Tuesday in a residential neighborhood of Medan city in North Sumatra, a police official said, according to the Associated Press.
- Live 5 News CharlestonJul 01 06:12 AM
The C-130 Hercules transport plane slammed into a neighborhood of Medan, a major city on the Indonesian island of Sumatra, shortly after takeoff Tuesday, leaving a hellish scene.
- Asia News NetworkJul 01 10:18 PM
Indonesian President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo says the crash of an Air Force C-130 Hercules in Medan, North Sumatra, is a sign that the country must start building and maintaining its own defence industry.
- Asia News NetworkJul 01 10:16 PM
Indonesian President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo says the crash of an Air Force C-130 Hercules in Medan, North Sumatra, is a sign that the country must start building and maintaining its own defence industry
- Ottawa SunJul 01 12:48 PM
MEDAN, Indonesia - Indonesia's president promised a review of the country's ageing air force fleet and a defence modernisation drive on Wednesday, as the death toll from the crash of a military transport plane in the north of the country climbed to around 140.
- AsiaOneJul 02 07:11 PM
Air Chief Marshal Agus Supriatna has denied that overcapacity was the cause of a Hercules C- 130 crash in the Padang Bulan area in Medan, North Sumatra. "It's not true. Who said that?" he said as quoted by Antara on Wednesday. Agus said a Hercules C- 130 could bring a cargo of passengers and baggage weighing up to 135 tons. He said the aircraft was approved to depart on Tuesday as its load did not...
- seattlepi.comJul 01 11:24 PM
MEDAN, Indonesia (AP) — The aging Indonesian military transport plane that crashed into a residential neighborhood of Medan killing 141 people had a propeller "abnormality" that indicates an engine stalled, the air force chief said Thursday. Air force spokesman Dwi Badarmanto said it has grounded other B-type C- 130 Hercules planes pending the investigation. Supriatna said the early findings of...
- Seattle TimesJul 01 06:00 AM
MEDAN, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesia’s air force said Wednesday it will investigate if the transport plane that crashed into a city neighborhood, killing 141 people, was violating orders by carrying paying passengers. A local military commander said the search for bodies has ended. The dead included all 122 on the plane, including military personnel and […]
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