The co-pilot of an AirAsia flight that crashed into the Java Sea last month was at the controls when it went down, killing all 162 people on board
The Indonesian military on Tuesday called off efforts to recover the wreckage of an AirAsia plane that crashed into the Java Sea last month.
Indonesia will not release to the public a 30-day preliminary report detailing its investigation into last month's crash of an AirAsia passenger jet that killed 162 people.
In the final minutes, the plane climbed at a speed which was beyond normal," said Transport Minister Ignasius Jonan, citing radar data.
Indonesia has recovered both black boxes in the fatal AirAsia QZ8501 flight crash after nearly two weeks of search. We take a look at the photos.
The cockpit voice recorder from the AirAsia plane that crashed into the Java Sea last month carrying 162 people was recovered on Tuesday and taken to an Indonesian navy ship.
Divers have found the second black box from the AirAsia plane that crashed more than two weeks ago, but they have not yet been able to free it from debris on the floor of the Java Sea.
An AirAsia flight from the Indonesian city of Surabaya to Singapore lost contact with air traffic control on Sunday.
The recorder, one of two black boxes containing vital information, was brought to the surface at 7:11 am, said national search and rescue chief Bambang Soelistyo.
An official says divers have retrieved one of the black boxes from the AirAsia plane that crashed more than two weeks ago into the Java Sea.
A look at what's known about the crash and recovery efforts of the AirAsia QZ8501 flight, nearly two weeks after it went down in Indonesia.
Ping signals believed to be from the black box data recorders of crashed AirAsia Flight 8501 were detected on Friday, a senior Indonesian search official said.
Elite Indonesian military divers battled strong currents on Thursday in an effort to reach the submerged tail of crashed AirAsia Flight 8501.
The tail section of the AirAsia passenger jet that crashed is upside down and partially buried in the sea floor, and experts are trying to figure out how to remove the plane's black boxes from it.
Indonesia's search and rescue chief says divers and an unmanned underwater vehicle have spotted the tail of the missing AirAsia plane in the Java Sea.
Indonesia confirmed today that they have found the tail of AirAsia QZ8501 jet which is crucial to locating the black box. We take a look at the photos released.
At least two divers plunged into the choppy waters on early Wednesday to search for two large objects suspected of being chunks of the AirAsia plane.
The Australian Federal Police has sent five forensic experts to Indonesia in an effort to help identify the bodies of passengers on AirAsia flight QZ8501.
It has been more than a week since the AirAsia Airbus 320-200 crashed in the Java Sea with 162 passengers and crew while flying from Surabaya in East Java to Singapore.
Highlighting the depth of Indonesia's air safety problems, the transportation ministry revealed harsh measures on Monday against everyone who allowed AirAsia Flight 8501 to take off without proper permits.