Latest News for: Jakarta pilot


Lives remembered: Robin Hobbs, Eric Moody and David Capper

The Times/The Sunday Times 29 Mar 2024
Mike Claughton writes. I once had the honour to umpire an Old England XI cricket match when Robin Hobbs (obituary, March 26) came on to bowl ... Eric Moody, pilot who landed BA’s Flight 009 in Jakarta after all engines failed ... .

From “Pilot’s Salt” to Modafinil: The Evolution of Wakefulness Aids in Aviation

Watan 16 Mar 2024
At that time, this was the preferred aid for exhausted pilots, known as “Pilot’s Salt.” ... This issue was raised after pilots slept on a domestic flight operated by a local airline in Indonesia from Southeast Sulawesi to Jakarta.

Two pilots from an Indonesian airline with more than 150 passengers fell asleep mid-air.

The Cleveland American 12 Mar 2024
Indonesia's aviation safety agency has called for better pilot fatigue monitoring mechanisms after the investigation revealed ... Jakarta ... “Almost at the same time, the PIC responded to another pilot and Jakarta ACC's call.

Two Indonesian pilots suspended after falling asleep in cockpit

Canoe 12 Mar 2024
Two Indonesian pilots suspended after falling asleep in cockpit Back to video ... In the previous leg from Jakarta to Kendari, the pilot suggested the second officer “take a rest as he was aware that the SIC did not have a proper rest.

Plane veers off course after 2 Indonesian pilots fall asleep at the same time: Officials

Usatoday 11 Mar 2024
The report said the pilots were operating a flight from Kendari in Southeast Sulawesi province to the capital Jakarta on Jan ... “Several attempts to contact BTK6723 had been made by the Jakarta ACC ...

Both pilots fall asleep flying plane with more than 150 on board

Sandhills Express 11 Mar 2024
On the flight back to Jakarta, which had 153 passengers and four flight attendants on board, the commanding pilot asked the secondary – who napped during the first leg – if he could take a turn to rest, which was granted.

Indonesia's Batik Air suspends pilots who napped at same time mid-air

Korea Times 11 Mar 2024
The pilot took a nap during the return flight to Jakarta from Kendari after reaching cruising altitude, but the co-pilot unintentionally fell asleep while at the helm, Indonesia's National Transportation Safety Committee (KNKT) said in a report.

Batik Air flight veered off track after both pilots fell asleep mid air

The News International 11 Mar 2024
The Batik Air flight BTK6723, was on a two-hour 35-minute journey from the Island of South East Sulawesi to Jakarta when the pilots fell asleep ... up briefly to ask if the younger pilot wanted to rest.

2 pilots fell asleep mid-flight, plane flies off course: report

Fox31 Denver 11 Mar 2024
25, was en route from Kendari to Jakarta when the pilots, identified only as a 32-year-old Indonesian in command and a 28-year-old Indonesian as the second-in-command, dozed off simultaneously for approximately 28 minutes.

Airline pilots suspended after both fall asleep for nearly 30 minutes

AOL 11 Mar 2024
Indonesia is investigating Batik Air, a local carrier, after two pilots fell asleep for nearly 30 minutes during a two and a half hour flight from Sulawesi to the capital Jakarta ... The pilot then ...

Pilots fell asleep mid-flight with 157 people onboard – report

Russia Today 11 Mar 2024
Both pilots of a domestic Indonesian flight from Kendari to the capital Jakarta on January 25 were asleep for almost half an hour during the two-hour and 35-minute-long flight, a preliminary investigation has found.

Airliner was flying with 159 onboard. Then both pilots fell asleep.

The Day 11 Mar 2024
After making contact with Jakarta’s area control center, the second pilot “inadvertently fell asleep,” the report said, noting that when the control center later attempted to contact the pilots, it did not receive a response.

Indonesian airline pilots sleep 28 minutes midair, flight goes off path 

Interesting Engineering 11 Mar 2024
An Airbus A320 aircraft carrying 153 passengers and four flight attendants faced some nervous moments when the two pilots slept during the flight simultaneously ... city of Jakarta.