American Pilot Dies in Light Plane Crash in Papua, Indonesia

By The Associated Press

  • May 12, 2020

JAYAPURA, Indonesia — An American pilot died after her light plane crashed into a lake on Tuesday while delivering humanitarian supplies in Indonesia’s easternmost province of Papua, police said.

The pilot, Joyce Chaisin Lin, 40, apparently had technical problems two minutes after takeoff from Sentani airport in the provincial capital of Jayapura, Papua police spokesman Ahmad Musthofa Kamal said.

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