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Srivijaya Air SJ182 Signals Found, TNI Special Forces Deployed

Srivijaya Air SJ182 Signals Found, TNI Special Forces Deployed

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The latest news comes from the search for Sriwijaya Air flight SJ-182 which crashed last Saturday (9/1/2021). Indonesian National Army (TNI) Commander Marshal Hadi Tjahjanto reported kri Rigel who was deployed looking for the plane had caught the plane’s signal at the coordinates that had been predicted.

Hadi reported tracking chips from radar had been sent to KRI Rigel who had arrived at the search position at 3 p.m.

“From the monitoring results, as well as matching the coordinates given from the last contact, it is predicted that there is a strong signal from the plane,” Hadi said at the Tanjung Priok search post, Jakarta, Sunday (10/1).

He said his group was “about to deploy a team of divers.” Quickly unloaded the dive squad from Kopaska, hopefully fittingly matched the estimated. And hopefully what we already know we can continue.”

Hadi also reported that, if it matches the last radar position, the plane heading for Jakarta- Pontianak is known to have vanished contact at 14 hours. 47 P.M., on Saturday 9 January.

At this time, the search for Sriwijaya SJ 182 in the waters of Kepulauan Seribu is underway. Not only Basarnas, the Indonesian National Army (TNI) Air Force (AU) and pmi dive teams also participated in the search for this ill-fated aircraft.

Srivijaya Air SJ182 Signals Found, TNI Special Forces Deployed

Transportation Minister Budi Karya Sumadi said the total passengers of sriwijaya disaster Jakarta- Pontianak reached 50 passengers along with 12 cabin crew.

” Passengers consist of 43 aged, 7 children, as well as 3 infants. Please pray for the blessing of all citizens so that the search process is easy,” he said at a press conference on Saturday.

He said at this time Sriwijaya Air provides a passenger hotline that can be contacted on 021- 8063- 7817.

The chronology of the disaster was entwined at 14 o’clock. 36 P.M. 14:00. 37 P.M. is still sharing contacts to raise the altitude to 29. 000 feet. 14:00. 40 aircraft not heading at 075 degrees but to the Northwest.

On the other hand, adrift with complaints, families of victims who arrive to the post are taught to bring documents such as Family Cards or diplomas for fingerprint searches. Then another document that can be carried is dental care information such as dental X-rays.

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Not only that, some items such as brushing teeth that are commonly worn or clothes that have been worn but have not been washed can also be brought for the identification process.

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