Indonesia to publish final report on Lion Air crash next month

The draft of the report into last October's crash will be sent next week to parties including Boeing, Lion Air and the Federal Aviation Administration to seek feedback.
The draft of the report into last October's crash will be sent next week to parties including Boeing, Lion Air and the Federal Aviation Administration to seek feedback.ST PHOTO: KELVIN CHNG

JAKARTA (REUTERS) - Indonesia's transport safety agency (KNKT) will publish a final report in September into last year's crash of a Lion Air Boeing 737 Max after obtaining feedback from stakeholders, the country's director-general of civil aviation said on Friday (Aug 9).

The draft of the report on last October's crash, which killed all 189 people on board, will be sent next week to parties including Boeing, Lion Air and the Federal Aviation Administration to seek feedback, said Ms Polana Pramesti.

"After getting the responses, KNKT will release it in September," Ms Pramesti told Reuters.