Indonesian Super Air Jet flight IU737 enroute from Denpasar, Bali (DPS) to Jakarta (CGK) has declared a general emergency in the last few moments.
The aircraft, an Airbus A320-200 registered PK-SAW, is maintaining track to Jakarta, and is currently cruising at 10,000 feet.
The aircraft had departed Denpasar Ngurah Rai International Airport (DPS) on the Indonesian island of Bali and climbed to an altitude of FL290 (29,000) before initiating a descent to 10,000 feet.
A descent to 10,000 may be suggestive of a pressurisation problem, though it must be stressed that no formal report of the nature of the emergency is as yet available.
Super Air Jet is an Indonesian airline headquartered in Jakarta and based at Soekarno–Hatta International Airport. The airline was founded in March 2021 and commenced operations on August 6, 2021.
The aircraft in question, an Airbus A320-200 operated by the airline, is registered PK-SAW and is currently listed as being 9 years old.
UPDATE 1105 UTC
The aircraft is now in the Jakarta Flight Information Region (FIR) enroute Jakarta and maintaining a cruising level of 10,000 feet.
UPDATE 1140 UTC
Flight IU737 is now making its final approach to Jakarta, descending through 1,500 feet.