airasia

Progress is being made in the investigation of the AirAsia flight that crashed into the Java Sea, as a second black box has been discovered by divers. According to Mashable, the box contained the trapped cockpit voice recorder, which was found beneath the wing’s ruins. The site reports: It will be flown to the capital, Jakarta, to be […]

One of the data recorders from the crashed AirAsia flight Qz8501 has been discovered and taken to Jakarta for further investigation; results are expected to be heard by the end of this month. According to BBC, both black boxes were found, but only one was removed from the ocean. As expected, the recorders were found under […]

A search party has found the tail of AirAsia’s crashed jet, with hopes that the black box flight recorders are close by. The tail was discovered by divers using an underwater sonar scan machine. The machine also helped divers find more debris and an additional 40 bodies from the flight that crashed in the Java Sea […]

UPDATE 01/04/14 10:10 A.M. EST: Recovery teams have found more bodies in the Java Sea during their search of the main wreckage from AirAsia Flight QZ8501. This brings the total number of bodies found to 34, according to BBC News. We will continue to keep you updated as new details emerge. — After the tragic loss […]

  Rescue teams searching for wreckage and victims of AirAsia Flight 8501 recovered 21 bodies Friday in what appears to be the most productive search day since the flight disappeared off the coast of Borneo last week. The bodies, recovered mostly by a U.S. Navy ship, bring the number of corpses pulled from the sea to 30. […]

Findings from Indonesian officials show passengers were aware that AirAsia flight QZ8501 was going down, as some victims were recovered holding hands and wearing life jackets. More bodies have been pulled from the Indonesian coast of Borneo Island, including a woman, a boy, and three people who were holding hands. Basarnas representatives confirmed that an additional four bodies […]

Rescuers in Indonesia searching for the AirAsia flight missing since Sunday pulled wreckage and spotted bodies from the sea off the coast of Borneo Tuesday, authorities said. The plane, however, has yet to be found. Flight QZ8501 was carrying 162 people aboard when it lost contact with air traffic control during a flight from Surabaya to […]

AirAsia airlines is not ending the year on a positive note. According to USA Today, a plane that was on its way to Singapore from Indonesia has apparently gone missing, with 162 people on board. The site reports that the plane lost contact with air traffic just one hour before it was set to land, and […]