All four engines have stopped.". Generally fair weather was expected for the route, except for some thunderstorms near Singkep Island, 120 km (75 mi) south of Singapore. I recently saw a documentary where they concluded that it was pilot suicide. Moderators: jsumali2, richierich, ua900, PanAm_DC10, hOMSaR, Military Aircraft SilkAir Flight MI 185, while on its way to Singapore from the Indonesian capital of Jakarta, nosedived into Musi River near the city of Palembang in South Sumatra, Indonesia, on 19 December 1997 at about 4.13 pm local time. The SilkAir Boeing 737 crash in December has baffled safety experts. The flight received clearance to climb to 35,000 feet (Flight Level 350) and to head directly to Palembang. Pesawat itu membawa 40 dari Singapura, 23 dari Indonesia, 10 dari Malaysia, 5 dari Amerika Syarikat serta Perancis, 4 dari Jerman, 3 dari United Kingdom, 2 dari Jepun dan 1 dari Bosnia dan Herzegovina, Austria, India, Taiwan dan Australia (tidak termasuk krew). It really seemed like pilot suicide to me personally. People can be haunted by demons, you never really know what is going on in another man's head. 45:00 . USER_MINI_PROFILE. If you look at the other two flights that crashed in the same fashion. Throw lawyers in jail later. Ianya terhempas di Sungai Musi, Indonesia. There was immense controversy about the causes of the crash. SilkAir Flight 185, a Boeing 737-36N, registration 9V-TRF, was a scheduled passenger flight from Jakarta, Indonesia to Singapore, which crashed on December 19, 1997 after abruptly plunging into the Musi River from its 35,000 feet cruise altitude, killing all 104 people on board. Views from inside the cockpit, Aircraft Cabins There was immense controversy about the causes of the crash. You asked for peoples opinions/gut feelings. The chartered operations were hence continued to be handled by Tradewinds Tours and Travel. Silkair flight MI185 took off at 08:37:13 (15:37:13 local time) from Runway 25R with the Captain as the handling pilot. Ia juga dilaporkan beberapa kali mendapat teguran disiplin dari SilkAir, termasuk satu tindakan yang berkaitan dengan memanipulasi sekring dari perakam suara kokpit (CVR), Laporan lain mengatakan ia juga berkonflik dengan Kopilot Ward dan beberapa rekannya yang meragukan kemampuannya memimpin sebagai Kapten juruterbang. Airport overviews from the air or ground, Tails and Winglets Carryin… Passenger cabin shots showing seat arrangements as well as cargo aircraft interior, Cargo Aircraft Everything from the Goodyear blimp to the Zeppelin, Night Photos The Indonesian National Transportation Safety Committee […] SilkAir Flight 185 - Pilot Suicide. SilkAir 185 was pilot suicide. Posts about SilkAir Flight 185 written by Remember Singapore 30 minutes into a flight to Singapore a 737-300 crashes in less than 60 seconds. Joe Biden and Kamala Harris' Democratic Nominations. Ten seconds later, the crew requested permission to proceed directly to PARDI. 864 Annals Academy of Medicine Remembering the Musi—Peng-Hui Tan et al inscribed with the … Juruterbang itu ialah Tsu Way Wing dari Singapura, 41 tahun sementara Duncan Ward dari New Zealand, 23. garpd. Obviously the families of those killed on flight 185 will never have their loved ones back, so perhaps the point is moot. The cause of the crash was investigated by two agencies. At 15:37 Silkair flight 185 took off from Jakarta-Soekarno Hatta Airport runway 25R with the captain as the handling pilot. I am so sick and tired of the apologists who come out and say that this Silkair crash and the infamous Egyptair crash were "malfunctions". At 08:47:23 the aircraft passed FL245. The cause of the crash was investigated by two agencies. Aircraft painted in beautiful and original liveries, Airport Overviews Kemalangan ini juga menggugut nyawa model dan penulis Singapura Bonny Hicks. The plane was almost completely destroyed and all 104 people on board were killed. Beautiful shots taken while the sun is below the horizon, Accidents At 15:47 the aircraft passed FL245. SilkAir Flight 185 was a scheduled passenger flight from Jakarta, Indonesia to Singapore, which crashed on 19 December 1997, into the Musi River, killing all 104 people on board. For your own credibility's sake, not that misinformed, ill-informed and un-informed statement/opinion again!!! Report. It is pretty clear from the evidence that the pilot purposely crashed the aircraft.