Monday, May 14, 2012

Sukhoi Superjet 100 aircraft Russian made, crashing into the cliffs of Mount Salak, West Java, Indonesia

Sukhoi SuperJet 100 aircraft Russian made, crashing into the cliffs of Mount Salak, West Java, Indonesia. Sukhoi SuperJet 100 aircraft  Russian made  that is conducting the flight test to many countries, including Indonesia. Sukhoi SuperJet 100 Russian made accident, crashed into a mountain cliff in Salak, West Java, Indonesia. The accident occurred on Wednesday, May 9, 2012, at 2:33 pm. Sukhoi Superjet 100 passenger carrying as many as 48 people.

Aircraft in order to promote Sukhoi carries 8 crew and 37 passengers that includes journalists, aviation officials, business aviation, etc.. It is they who are victims of Sukhoi SuperJet 100 airplane crash.

Sukhoi Superjet 100 aircraft departing from Halim Perdanakusuma airport, at about 2:00 pm, but lost contact at around 2:33 pm, when the crossing of Mount Salak, with the coordinates of the radar diploting Soekarno-Hatta Airport at coordinates 06 43 08 43 15 South and 106 East.

In the last communication via radio or 20 minutes after takeoff, the pilot requested permission from the Soekarno-Hatta airport tower to lower the height of 10,000 feet (3,000 meters) to 6,000 feet (1,800).
Sukhoi SuperJet 100 aircraft lost contact during a test flight around Mount Salak, which borders between Sukabumi and Bogor regency, passenger plane carrying as many as 46 people.

Previously, the plane has made the first flight demonstration less than 45 minutes and the second airline to fly for 20 minutes and then eventually lost contact.

MTSAT satellite data from LAPAN show around the time of the incident, the clouds around Mount Salak looks very tightly with cloud coverage of more than 70 percent., Illustrates that the time of the incident, the plane was surrounded towering clouds. In the moments before it crashed, informed the plane dropped from a height of 10,000 feet (3 kilometers) to 6,000 feet (1.8 kilometers), whereas high-Salak mountain about 2.2 miles.

Salak is a volcanic mountain that has two peaks, namely the Salak Peak I and II. The location of these peaks is astronomical at 6 ° 43 'S and 106 ° 44' East Longitude. Salak I high peak, 2211 meters and Salak II, 2180 meters above sea level. There's another one called Puncak Sumbul peak with an altitude of 1926 meters above sea level.

The plane crashed into a mountain cliff barking when barking occurs in the surrounding mountains of bad weather and overcast. National Aeronautics and Space Agency (LAPAN) said Sukhoi Superjet 100 crashed while climbing Mount Salak on May 9 HOURS 14:33 pm, the mountain is covered with towering cumulonimbus clouds as high as 37,000 feet (11.1 km). Analysis of convection indices that can describe cloud height also showed a significant index of about 30 of Cb clouds (cumulonimbus) towering up to about 37,000 feet (11.1 kilometers).

Sukhoi Superjet 100 plane that crashed into a cliff, exploding, and then destroyed. Search and Rescue team found the wreckage in a ruined condition on the slopes of Mount Salak. Passenger's body found not far from the crash site.

In the midst of speculation about the cause of this tragedy, the alleged hijacked planes. Allegations were crowded reported by Russian media, including local news agency, RIA Novosti. RIA Novisti argued in his report there is a possibility that the plane was flying a mission in the area of ​​Bogor joy flight was hijacked. Another possibility, according to the agency, is due to inadequate visibility. Alleged piracy was denied by the Indonesian Police (INP). Police suspect the crash near Kawah Ratu, Mount Salak, caused by bad weather in the region.

Until now the cause of the accident is still a mystery. However, in general there are three different types of causes of aircraft accidents. First human error, both the weather factor, the third is the condition of the aircraft itself. To condition the plane, still divided into three. The first error is due on aircraft structures such as wings or wheels, both mechanical errors such as system control, hydraulic, or sensors. Last on the aircraft electrical system or elektrilisasi. While the Russian state is most likely an accident that occurred due to human error or human error.

All passengers are killed in a plane crash. From the search results by search and rescue bodies, the condition of the bodies were destroyed, burned, and all parts of his body apart. Bodies is very difficult to identify. There are now only 12 bodies were found in conditions of semi destroyed and burned.