On August 19, 2005, a Lion Air MD-82, registration PK-LMR, serial number 1061, experienced a hard landing in rain at Jakarta Cengkareng airport. The crew reported possible wind shear, when they initiated a go around from runway 25L the airplane continued to sink and contacted the runway. Post landing inspection indicated the lower aft side of the fuselage frame components were bent.

The investigation is under the jurisdiction of the Republic of Indonesia. Further information may be obtained from:

Republic of Indonesia
Ministry of Communications
National Transportation Safety Committee
Gedung Karsa, 2nd Floor
Departemen Perhubungan
Jalan Medan Merdeka Barat No. 8
Jakarta 10110 - Indonesia

Tel/Fax 62-21-3517606

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