Indonesian plane crashes into sea, all 189 on board feared dead

An Indonesian rescue team member carries an airplane oxygen tube recovered after Lion Air flight JT610 crashed into the sea, at Tanjung Priok port in Jakarta, Indonesia, October 29, 2018. REUTERS/Willy Kurniawan

JAKARTA (Reuters) – An Indonesian airliner crashed into the sea on Monday, with the likely loss of all 189 people on board, as it tried to return to Jakarta minutes after take-off. Lion Air flight JT610, an almost new Boeing 737 MAX 8, was en route from the capital to Pangkal Pinang, center of the […]

Continue reading this article with a Fiji Times online membership.

More Stories