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Lion Air crash: Indonesia finds cockpit voice recorder 8 metres under seabed mud, remains of few victims in Java Sea
The cockpit data recorder of Lion Air jet was recovered within days of the crash and showed that the jet's airspeed indicator had malfunctioned on its last four flights
Indonesia plane crash victim's family sues Boeing for its 'unsafe design' of 737 Max 8 aircraft
The lawsuit, filed on Thursday in the Circuit Court of Cook County, Illinois, where Boeing is headquartered, centres on a new safety feature that can cause the 737 Max 8 aircraft to "auto-dive" in certain situations, CNN reported.
Week after Lion Air plane crash leaves 189 dead, another aircraft smashes into pole during takeoff at Indonesia's Sumatra Island
This latest incident came just over a week after a Lion Air plane crashed into the Java Sea on 29 October, killing everyone on board.
Indonesia Lion Air crash: US aviation regulator orders airlines operating Boeing 377 Max to update training, manuals
Boeing Co said in a statement that it had alerted pilots to the issue. The FAA said it was mandating that airlines follow the Boeing bulletin. The US planemaker said investigators probing the Lion Air crash off the coast of Indonesia, in which all 189 on board were killed, had found that one of the "angle of attack" sensors on the Boeing 737 MAX jet had provided erroneous data.
Lion Air plane crash: Jet's black box shows airspeed indicator malfunctioned on last four flights
Indonesian officials are providing the strongest hints yet that a faulty airspeed indicator played a role in the deadly crash of a Lion Air jet into the Java Sea.
Indonesia Lion Air flight crash: 48-year-old diver dies while searching for body parts, debris in Java Sea
An Indonesian diver died while recovering body parts from the ill-fated Lion Air plane which crashed into the sea killing 189 people, an official said Saturday.
Indonesia plane crash: Flight recorders of Lion Air jet retrieved from sea; 48 body bags with human remains sent for DNA testing
Indonesian investigators on Thursday said they found the flight data recorders from the Lion Air Flight JT610, a discovery that should help explain why the new Boeing 737 crashed on Monday, killing all 189 people on board.
Indonesia Lion Air flight crash: More body parts of 189 passengers found; cause of crash still not ascertained
The National Search and Rescue Agency said that 10 intact bodies, as well as body parts, have been recovered. Search teams filled ten body bags with limbs and other human remains, Muhammad Syaugi, chief of the Indonesian national search and rescue agency told Metro TV, saying they will be taken to Jakarta for identification and DNA testing.
Indonesia Lion Air flight crash: All 189 passengers, crew on board feared dead, says search and rescue agency
Indonesia's National Transportation Safety Committee (NTSC) said there were 178 adult passengers, one child, two infants, two pilots and six cabin crew on board flight JT 610.
Indian pilot Bhavye Suneja was captain of Indonesian Lion Air flight that crashed into Java Sea
The airline in a statement said that Bhavye Suneja has 6,000 flight hours and the co-pilot more than 5,000 flight hours.
Indonesia's Lion Air flight crashes in Java Sea: Rescue teams find debris; no clarity on survivors yet
Indonesia’s search and rescue agency confirmed the crash of Lion Air flight JT610, adding that it lost contact with ground officials 13 minutes after takeoff, and a tug boat leaving the capital’s port saw it fall.
Pilot’s removal of circuit breaker caused AirAsia crash in Indonesia that killed 162 people
Faulty equipment and the crew's "inability to control the aircraft" led an AirAsia A320 to crash into the Java Sea in 2014, killing all 162 people onboard, a report said on Tuesday.
Indonesia retrieves last of crashed AirAsia QZ8501 jet fuselage
Indonesia has retrieved the final major part of the fuselage of an AirAsia jet that crashed into the Java Sea in December, killing all 162 people on board, officials said Saturday.
Divers found six more AirAsia's QZ8501 crash victims: Indonesian officials
Indonesian divers found another six victims of the AirAsia plane crash, an official said, taking number of bodies retrieved to 84 since the accident in late December.
France opens formal criminal investigation to probe AirAsia crash
France has opened a formal criminal investigation into the crash of an AirAsia plane in the Java Sea last month while a French co-pilot was at the controls, a judicial source said today.
Divers find more bodies, reach fuselage of AirAsia jet QZ8501
Indonesian divers on Friday finally reached the fuselage of an AirAsia plane that crashed last month, an official said, as four more bodies were recovered from the Java Sea.
AirAsia flight QZ8501: Divers find five bodies still belted into seats
Indonesian divers Thursday found five bodies still belted into their seats near the main section of an AirAsia plane that crashed into the Java Sea last month with 162 people on board, and are hopeful of reaching the fuselage.
AirAsia plane's alarms 'screaming' before crash: investigator
Warning alarms in AirAsia flight QZ8501 were "screaming" as the pilots desperately tried to stabilise the plane just before it plunged into the Java Sea last month, a crash investigator said Wednesday.
Divers search AirAsia jet's fuselage, Fail to retrieve more bodies
AirAsia jet in the Java Sea but failed to retrieve the main wreck or any more bodies of the 162 people as bad weather and high waves forced searchers to suspend operations.
Divers hunt for bodies in crashed AirAsia jet's fuselage
The fuselage of the crashed AirAsia Flight QZ8501 was found by a Singaporean Navy vessel yesterday about 3 km from where the tail of the aircraft was pulled from the seabed.