Indonesia’s Search and Rescue Agency (BASARNAS)
today lifted the tail piece of AirAsia flight QZ 8501 from the
The tail piece has been transported to Pangkalan Bun and
will be handed over to Indonesia’s National Transportation Safety
Committee (KNKT) for further investigation.
The sonar equipment
being used by the SAR teams have also detected more objects which are
believed to be the plane’s front section. They are also
hopeful that pings detected near the location where the tail was
found are from the plane’s black box flight recorders.
vessels and helicopters were today used to observe the focused
To date, 48 remains have been recovered, of which 29
have been identified by DVI POLRI with 19 remains still
to be identified.
Cockpit Voice Recorder of AirAsia QZ8501 Lifted from Sea,
SAR Divers Recover Flight Data Recorder of AirAsia QZ8501, Tail of AirAsia QZ8501 Lifted from Java
Divers Find Tail of QZ8501,
Search for AirAsia QZ8501 Continues,
Russian SAR Team Joins AirAsia QZ8501 Search,
Debris from AirAsia QZ8501 Found in Karimata Strait
AirAsia Flight Goes Missing Between Surabaya and Singapore.
Aviation Industry Addressing Aircraft Tracking Options,
Airlines Evaluating SITA’s Enhanced Aircraft Tracking Capability
Inmarsat to Provide Free Global Airline Tracking Service.
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