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AirAsia flight QZ8501: Indonesia search chief says three bodies retrieved in hunt

01-Jan-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Indonesia’s National Search and Rescue Agency chief said Tuesday that just three bodies had been recovered so far in the search for the AirAsia plane which crashed in [...]
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AirAsia Plane Debris and Bodies Found; Little Hope of Any Survivors

01-Jan-2015 Intellasia | NDTV | 6:00 AM

The mystery of Indonesia’s missing airliner was partly solved on Tuesday, when rescue teams retrieved and tallied a grim inventory of bodies and debris from the plane [...]
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Indonesia says finds large dark object presumed to be AirAsia jet

Indonesia says finds large dark object presumed to be AirAsia jet

01-Jan-2015 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

A sonar image showing a large, dark object under the sea was presumed to be the missing AirAsia plane, an official with Indonesia’s search and rescue agency said on [...]
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Bad weather halts recovery of bodies from AirAsia flight

01-Jan-2015 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Bad weather hampered efforts Wednesday to recover scores of bodies from the crash site of AirAsia Flight QZ8501, as distraught relatives waited for news and gave their DNA to [...]
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Missionaries, vacationing families among those on QZ8501

01-Jan-2015 Intellasia | The Malaysian Insider | 6:00 AM

A man who was about to be married, missionaries, a biology teacher, an energy executive, families on vacation and pilots with years of experience were among those on AirAsia [...]
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Sea bed sonar image believed to be that of missing AirAsia plane

Sea bed sonar image believed to be that of missing AirAsia plane

31-Dec-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 1:59 PM

Indonesian rescuers believe they have found the wreck of a crashed AirAsia plane on the ocean floor off Borneo, after sonar detected a large, dark object beneath waters where [...]
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Bodies of QZ8501 victims to be flown to Surabaya for identification

Bodies of QZ8501 victims to be flown to Surabaya for identification

31-Dec-2014 Intellasia | Bernama | 1:56 PM

The recovered bodies of the passengers and crew of AirAsia Indonesia’s flight QZ8501 that crashed in the Java Sea on Sunday will be flown to Surabaya for identification [...]
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AirAsia recovery to focus on bodies, black boxes

AirAsia recovery to focus on bodies, black boxes

31-Dec-2014 Intellasia | AP | 8:16 AM

The divers who try to recover more bodies and debris from the AirAsia jet that plunged into the sea won’t have to deal with extreme depths, but they will have to work [...]
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Divers set to search for AirAsia wreckage after debris, bodies found

Divers set to search for AirAsia wreckage after debris, bodies found

31-Dec-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 8:02 AM

Divers and ships will search for the wreckage and the all important black boxes of a doomed AirAsia plane on Wednesday after Indonesian rescuers found several bodies and [...]
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French co-pilot of missing jet ‘dreamed’ of flying

31-Dec-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The sister of Remi Plesel, the French co-pilot of the AirAsia jet that has disappeared with 162 people on board, paid tribute Monday to an “excellent” pilot who [...]
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Could Lightning Have Downed Indonesia AirAsia Flight 8501?

31-Dec-2014 Intellasia | Newsweek | 6:00 AM

On Sunday, CNN speculated lightning may have been partly responsible for the disappearance of AirAsia flight 8501 while en route from Singapore to Surabaya, Indonesia. The [...]
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In crowded skies, lost plane’s request for new path denied

31-Dec-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

The plane sought permission to climb above threatening clouds. Air traffic control couldn’t say yes immediately – there was no room. Six other commercial [...]
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Search for AirAsia Flight QZ8501: LIVE REPORT

31-Dec-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

14:09 GMT – WE ARE NOW CLOSING THIS LIVE REPORT as the search for AirAsia flight QZ8501 ends for a second day with Indonesian officials warning that the passenger plane [...]
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Allianz lead reinsurer to missing AirAsia plane

31-Dec-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

German insurer Allianz said on Monday it was the lead re-insurer to the AirAsia jet missing off the Indonesian coast with 162 people on board, making it the third major [...]
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Widodo’s condemnation of Papua shootings too late, says HRW

Widodo’s condemnation of Papua shootings too late, says HRW

31-Dec-2014 Intellasia | Radionz | 6:00 AM

Human Rights Watch says the Indonesian President’s condemnation of the killing of Papuan civilians by the military has come too late. Joko Widodo, who has been in the [...]
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