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Bad Weather Behind AirAsia Flight 8501 Crash?

Weather was believed to be a “triggering factor” in the crash of AirAsia Flight 8501 into the Java Sea with 162 people on board en route from Indonesia’s Surabaya to Singapore, a met agency said in a report posted on its website on Sunday. “Based on the available data received on the location of the aircraft’s last contact, the weather ...

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AirAsia Flight: Bad Weather a Hurdle for Hunt

The hunt for the missing people as well as the black box flight recorders, after the crash of AirAsia flight QZ8501 five days ago, still continue on Friday with the help of more ships and equipments. While more ships are deployed to find the fuselage, the weather remains as a worry. The bad weather has affected the hunt badly during ...

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Missing AirAsia: Debris Found, Recovery of Bodies Underway

After the aerial hunt for two days, debris of the plane AirAsia flight QZ8501 and bodies of the victims have been found in the Java Sea on Tuesday. An official reportedly said that for the time being it can be confirmed that it’s the AirAsia plane. As per reports, significant things such as a passenger door and cargo door have ...

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Malaysian AirAsia Plane Goes Missing with 162 Aboard a-la MH 370

In a deja-vu within the same year, another Malaysian plane, this time belonging to AirAsia with 162 people aboard has mysteriously disappeared mid-air enroute to Singapore from Indonesia, echoing similar shocking incident when MH370 went missing since March 8. The Malaysian-owned AirAsia aircraft took off at 5.20 a.m. from the Indonesian city Surabaya and was to land at Singapore’s Changi ...

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