Today On Thursday, April 14, 2016 Consul of Indonesia in Vanimo Elmar Iwan Lubis expressed his deep grief and condolence to the families of plane crash victims on sunbird that fell in Kiungga Yesterday. Consul Expressed his condolence during his meeting with Governor Sandaun. "I just met the Governorin his office and I expressed through  him my deep condolences to the family of the victims over the tragedy of the crash Sunbird plane in Kiungga that crashed yesterday with the death toll was 12 persons included Pilot and 3 children", said Elmar Iwan Lubis. "May the families of the victims remain steadfast and empowered by God throughout the day, especially in the face of this difficult situation, Elmar Lubisadded his condolence to Amkat Mai.

In the meeting Amkat Mai mentioned that most of the dead victim of the tragedy came from his hometown Divanap. This incident is really unfortunate, he said. Therefore he and staff will travel to Kiungga to ensure the departure of the bodies from Kiungga to Oksapmin and will be delivered to the family soon. "That is one thing that we may help the family to take back bodies from Kiungga to their home in Oksapmin", said Governor.​