Indonesia to publish findings on 2021 Sriwijaya Air crash

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[1/5] An serviceman of Indonesia's National Transportation Safety Committee takes pictures of the remains of Sriwijaya Air formation SJ 182, which crashed into the Java Sea, connected the past time of its hunt and rescue operation, astatine Tanjung Priok larboard successful Jakarta, Indonesia, January 21, 2021. REUTERS/Ajeng Dinar Ulfiana

JAKARTA, Nov 8 (Reuters) - Indonesian investigators volition this week merchandise the last study of a probe into the 2021 clang of a Sriwijaya Air formation that killed each 62 radical connected board, an authoritative said connected Tuesday.

The Sriwijaya Air clang was Indonesia's 3rd large commercialized level clang successful conscionable implicit six years and shone a spotlight connected the country's mediocre aerial information record.

Under planetary standards, a last study would usually person been issued wrong a twelvemonth of the Jan. 9, 2021 crash, but Indonesia's National Transportation Safety Committee (KNKT) said the pandemic had made it harder for its squad to question for the investigation.

Ony Soerjo Wibowo, a KNKT investigator, told Reuters the last study would beryllium published connected Thursday, Nov 10.

The 26-year-old Boeing Co (BA.N) 737-500 was connected a home way from Jakarta to Pontianak successful Indonesian Borneo erstwhile it had an imbalance successful motor thrust that yet led the level into a crisp rotation and past a last dive into the Java Sea, an interim report showed successful January.

Reporting by Stanley Widianto; Editing by Kanupriya Kapoor

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