PESAWAT AEROBATIK 202 BRAVO TERHEMPAS DI BANDUNG AIR SHOW, DUA MAUT

JAKARTA, 29 Sept (Bernama) -- Sebuah pesawat 202 Bravo yang sedang

mengadakan pertunjukan aerobatik di Bandung Air Show (BAS) 2012 di Pangkalan

Udara Husein Sastranegara, Bandung terhempas pada Sabtu, mengakibatkan

juruterbang dan pembantu juruterbangnya maut.

Pesawat itu jatuh di kawasan bangunan Jabatan Penyelidikan dan Pembangunan

Angkatan Udara Tentera Nasional Indonesia (TNI-AU). Mangsa yang terbunuh

merupakan bekas pegawai TNI-AU.

Jurucakap Kementerian Perhubungan Indonesia berkata kejadian berlaku pada

kira-kira 11.42 pagi, iaitu lima minit selepas pesawat itu berlepas untuk

persembahan aerobatik di pertunjukan udara itu.

Berikutan kejadian itu, pihak penganjur telah membatalkan acara pertunjukan

udara seterusnya sebagai tanda berkabung.

Bandung Air Show 2012, satu daripada acara sambutan ulang tahun ke-202 Kota

Bandung yang memasuki hari ketiga pada hari ini, diteruskan hanya dengan acara

pameran.

Sejumlah 28 pesawat termasuk dari beberapa negara seperti Malaysia,

Singapura, Filipina, Amerika dan Australia mengambil bahagian dalam acara

pertunjukan udara yang dijadual berlangsung empat hari mulai 27 Sept.

-- BERNAMA

AFY AFY RHM

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