Dec 31, 2014

When planes crash at sea

Debris and bodies from an AirAsia Airbus jetliner have been located in the Java Sea off Indonesia, but finding and recovering the aircraft could take time and cost millions of dollars. Here is a recap of similar crashes at sea: Nine months after it ...

Bodies, debris found as AirAsia plane believed found in sea

Dec 30, 2014

Bodies, debris found as AirAsia plane believed found in sea

The hunt for a missing AirAsia passenger plane appeared at an end Tuesday as wreckage and bodies were spotted at sea off Indonesia, prompting raw scenes of emotion from sobbing relatives of the 162 people aboard. The Airbus A320-200 disappeared en route from Indonesia’s ...

AirAsia disaster rekindles pain for MH370 relatives

Dec 30, 2014

AirAsia disaster rekindles pain for MH370 relatives

Tearful relatives of those on board missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 said Tuesday their torment has been awakened anew by the AirAsia loss in Indonesia, nine months into their nightmare. “It is just like what happened nine months ago when I heard the news ...

Dec 30, 2014

Indonesia seeks U.S. help to find missing plane: State Deptartment

Indonesia has asked the United States for help in locating the AirAsia jet that went missing on Sunday carrying 162 people, the U.S. State Department said Monday. “Today we received a request for assistance locating the airplane, and we are reviewing that request to ...

Dec 29, 2014

Search resumes off Indonesia for missing AirAsia flight

The search for a missing AirAsia jet carrying 162 people that disappeared more than 24 hours ago on a flight from Indonesia to Singapore resumed with first light Monday. First Adm. Sigit Setiayana, the Naval Aviation Center commander at the Surabaya air force base, ...