Flight 8501 Marks First Fatal Incident In AirAsia's History
December 30 2014 7:56 AM EST
A nearly three-day-long search operation in the Java Sea has led to the recovery on Tuesday of debris and bodies from AirAsia Flight QZ8501.
News Networks Slammed On Social Media For Flight 8501 Search Coverage
December 30 2014 7:52 AM EST
Footage of search teams recovering a body from the sea was shown live to relatives at Surabaya airport.
AirAsia Flight Overshoots Runway At Kalibo, Philippines
December 30 2014 7:21 AM EST
The flight was scheduled to depart at 3:10 p.m., local time, from Manila, but took off about two hours later due to bad weather.
How Flight 8501 Search Compares To MH370
December 30 2014 5:52 AM EST
The AirAsia plane's disappearance triggered comparisons with Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370, which has yet to be found.
Search Teams Find Debris, Bodies, Relatives Break Down
December 30 2014 5:24 AM EST
Images of rescue operations for AirAsia flight QZ 8501 and relatives of the missing people at the Juanda International Airport, Surabaya.
AirAsia Confirms Flight QZ8501 Debris
December 30 2014 4:35 AM EST
The AirAsia flight from Surabaya to Singapore is feared to have crashed Sunday. By Tuesday, at least 40 bodies were recovered from the Java Sea.
Flight QZ8501 'Victims' Spotted
December 30 2014 1:22 AM EST
Indonesian officials reportedly told local television that debris spotted in the Java Sea belonged to AirAsia Flight QZ8501.
AirAsia Flight 8501 Search Observes Smoke Coming From Island
December 29 2014 10:55 PM EST
Smoke is seen coming from an island as the search for AirAsia flight 8501 enters a third day.
Indonesia Expands Search For Missing AirAsia Jet, US Sends Warship
December 29 2014 8:47 PM EST
Countries around Asia on Tuesday stepped up the search for an AirAsia plane carrying 162 people that is presumed to have crashed in shallow waters off the Indonesian coast, with Washington also sending a warship to help find the missing jet.
Budget Carrier Safety Questioned After AirAsia Disappearance
December 29 2014 4:33 PM EST
With the case of Flight 8501, low-cost Asian carriers' safety standards are being scrutinized more now.
Metric System Didn't Cause AirAsia Flight Disappearance
December 29 2014 12:47 PM EST
A Fox News commentator's assertion that the use of the metric system was behind the disappearance of AirAsia Flight QZ8501 is not supported by evidence or endorsed by aviation experts.
Oil Patch Could Indicate Missing Plane's Location
December 29 2014 11:31 AM EST
Indonesia has sent a ship to test an oil patch found in the reported location of the downed AirAsia plane to see if it is aircraft fuel.
'Your Plane Will Never Get Lost'
December 29 2014 8:56 AM EST
An article in AirAsia's in-flight magazine has come under renewed scrutiny as authorities still search for any sign of missing flight QZ8501.
Missing AirAsia Plane Might Cost Allianz At Least $100M
December 29 2014 7:35 AM EST
Allianz is believed to be also facing insurance liabilities of nearly $200 million for the loss of Malaysia Airlines Flights MH370 and MH17.
Weather Main Suspect In Flight 8501's Disappearance
December 29 2014 5:40 AM EST
In recent weeks, the region has witnessed severe thunderstorms and dense cumulonimbus clouds rising to a height of nearly 45,000 feet.
Objects Spotted In Search Area Not From Missing Plane
December 29 2014 3:16 AM EST
An Indonesian air force spokesperson reportedly said that "oil spills were found on the search area" for the missing AirAsia Flight QZ8501.
AirAsia Stock Hit As Plane Goes Missing
December 29 2014 12:34 AM EST
AirAsia's stock fell nearly 8 percent on Monday, making it the biggest one-day drop in more than three years for the company.
Airlift Begins For Hundreds Trapped On Ferry Ablaze In Adriatic
December 28 2014 2:03 PM EST
Officials says there were 478 passengers and crew members on the Norman Atlantic at the time of the fire.
Airbus A320-200 Record On Safety 'Formidably Good'
December 28 2014 1:39 PM EST
The Indonesia AirAsia Flight 8501 plane model has had just 54 incidents during 85 million flights since 1988.
'My Heart Knew ... My Fiance Was On That Flight,' Woman Says
December 28 2014 10:58 AM EST
The search for the missing AirAsia Flight 8501 has been suspended overnight.