PT Lion Mentari Airlines Tbk

11/01/2018 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 11/01/2018 01:29

Updates of Flight JT 610, Route Soekarno-Hatta, Tangerang to Pangkalpinang ​Handling

SURABAYA - 1 November 2018. Lion Air (flight code JT)member ofLion Air Group updated on the handling of Lion Air flight JT-610, that the remains of the passenger, late Jannatun Shintya Dewi (female) has been flown to Surabaya at 05:15 WIB (Western Indonesia Time), and has arrived Juanda International Airport, East Ja​va at 06:10.

The representative of Lion Air Management had officially handed over the remains of Jannatun Shintya Dewi to her family.

On 31 October, the Disaster Victim Identification team of the Republic of Indonesia Police (DVI) has confirmed the identity of one of the JT-610 passengers as Jannatun Shintya Dewi (female).

The confirmation was announced after a matching result of the forensic and ante-mortem tests with DNA data that had previously been given by the family to the Indonesian National Police's DVI team.

Lion Air has expressed their deepest condolences to all the family and friends of the late Jannatun Shintya Dewi. Lion Air is supporting with the necessary expenses by the family, including the waiting allowance to the family of IDR 5,000,000, grief money of IDR 25,000,000 and compensation for death according to ministerial regulation-77 year 2011 of IDR 1,250,000,000

Lion Air will continue to update on the incident and the airline will always wish for the best to their passengers and crew.