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Quality of Chinese-made plane questioned after crash

  • The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Mon, May 9 2011 | 08:00 am

PREMIUM Some critics are calling into question the quality of a Merpati Nusantara Airlines Chinese-made MA60 aircraft after it crashed Saturday in Kaimana, West Papua, killing all 27 people on board.

Before the deadly incident, two Merpati MA60 planes were also involved in incidents in July 2010 and February this year although there were no casualties then, news portal tempointeraktif.com reported....