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QZ8501: Plane likely at bottom of sea: Search chief

Monday, December 29, 2014 - 11:11

JAKARTA: The AirAsia plane which went missing with 162 people on board en route for Singapore is likely at the bottom of the sea, Indonesia’s National Search and Rescue Agency chief said today.

Floods: New school term postponed, to start on Jan 11, Jan 12: Muhyiddin

By SAMEER AHMED SHAIKH - Monday, December 29, 2014 - 09:40

KUALA LUMPUR: The new school term has been postponed for a week due to the flood situation, says Education Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin.

QZ8501: Australia joins search mission

Monday, December 29, 2014 - 08:47

SYDNEY: Australia joined the Indonesia-led search for an Indonesia AirAsia plane which disappeared on the weekend with 162 people on board, the military said.

QZ8501: Search resumes for missing plane

Monday, December 29, 2014 - 07:45

JAKARTA: Indonesia resumed a sea and aerial search at dawn today for an Indonesia AirAsia plane that went missing in the Java Sea with 162 people on board, an official said, as anguished relatives waited desperately for news.

QZ8501: Full statement by AirAsia (updated)

Monday, December 29, 2014 - 07:40

KUALA LUMPUR: Indonesia AirAsia in its latest statement said it was deeply shocked and saddened by the Flight QZ8501incident.

Situation worsen in Kelantan, other states unchanged

Sunday, December 28, 2014 - 23:56

KUALA LUMPUR: The flood situation in Kelantan remained critical as the number of flood victims increased to 134,139 at the relief centres tonight compared with 124,966 in the afternoon, while there was not much changes in the situation in Terengganu, Pahang, Perak and Johor.

QZ8501: Lost over stormy Indonesian waters

Sunday, December 28, 2014 - 21:08

JAKARTA, Indonesia: A massive sea search was underway for an AirAsia plane that disappeared Sunday while flying from Indonesia to Singapore with 162 people on board through airspace possibly thick with dense storm clouds, strong winds and lightning, officials said.

Hishammuddin: Malaysia prepared to lend a hand

Sunday, December 28, 2014 - 19:06

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia’s Armed Forces is prepared to give a hand to Indonesia on its search for the missing AirAsia flight QZ8501.

Liow: Not true, AirAsia flight QZ8501 has been found

By Azura Abas - Sunday, December 28, 2014 - 17:45

SEPANG: Malaysia has deployed four of its assets in the search for the missing AirAsia flight QZ8501 today.

AirAsia QZ8501 could have crashed in sea

Sunday, December 28, 2014 - 15:50

JAKARTA: AirAsia flight QZ8501 from Surabaya to Singapore is believed to have crashed at the location 03.22.46 South and 108.50.07 East, in waters around 80-100 nautical miles from Belitung, a National Search and Rescue Agency (Basarnas) official has said.

Search for missing AirAsia QZ8501 intensified

Sunday, December 28, 2014 - 15:31

KUALA LUMPUR: A massive search is underway for the missing AirAsia flight QZ8501 which lost contact with the Jakarta air traffic control tower at 5.17am Malaysian time.

QZ8501: Fact file

By Robin Augustin - Sunday, December 28, 2014 - 14:28

KUALA LUMPUR: The following is the Air Asia Indonesia flight QZ8501 timeline. The Airbus A320-200 aircraft, took off from Juanda International Airport, Surabaya on Dec 28 (Sunday) at 5.27am (local time) and schedules to land in Changi at 8.37am.

QZ8501: Missing AirAsia jet reportedly crashed in Belitung Timur

Sunday, December 28, 2014 - 13:46

KUALA LUMPUR: An aircraft has reportedly crashed off the east coast of Sumatera, in the waters of East Belitung.

QZ8501: Missing AirAsia flight had asked to fly higher to avoid cloud

Sunday, December 28, 2014 - 13:45

JAKARTA: An Indonesia AirAsia flight went missing on Sunday about half way between its origin of Surabaya in Indonesia and its destination of Singapore, an Indonesian transport official said.

Statement from Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore

Sunday, December 28, 2014 - 12:41

KUALA LUMPUR: A statement from Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore

Update: Air Asia flight missing from radar

Sunday, December 28, 2014 - 11:44

KUALA LUMPUR: Indonesia’s National Search and Rescue Agency (Basarnas) began search and rescue for an Air Asia flight which had lost contact this morning.