AirAsia plane missing with 162 on board
AirAsia flight loses contact with air traffic control after pilots ask to change course to avoid bad weather |||
Jakarta – An AirAsia flight with 162 people on board lost contact with air traffic control on Sunday after the pilots asked to change course to avoid bad weather during a flight from the Indonesian city of Surabaya to Singapore, Indonesian officials said.
Indonesia AirAsia Flight QZ 8501, an Airbus 320-200, lost contact with the Jakarta air traffic control tower at 6:17 a.m. (2317 GMT), officials said.
“The aircraft was on the submitted flight plan route and was requesting …read more
Source: Independent Online