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Air Force Plane smashes into housing complex in Jakarta

India TV News Desk 21 Jun 2012, 16:32:38 IST
India TV News Desk
Indonesia, Jun 21: At least six people were killed when an Indonesia air force plane crashed into a residential area of the capital Jakarta on Thursday.

The turboprop plane hit eight houses, and a military spokesman said three of the fatalities were confirmed to have been on the ground.

He said the Fokker F-27 was on a routine training flight when it crashed.

An Air Force spokesperson said seven people were on the plane including the pilot, co-pilot, instructor and trainees.