Mandala Airlines 737-200 PK-RIM crashed Monday seconds after taking off from Medan in Indonesia, killing 102 of the 117 aboard plus as many as 47 people in a marketplace where it came to rest. Passengers who survived the crash all appeared to have been seated in the rear of the aircraft. The accident occurred around 9:40 a.m. local time and the 737 went down just 500 m. from the end of the runway. Mandala was formed in 1969 and is run by a military foundation. It operates a 727-200, 13 ...

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