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Indonesia Launches Rescue & Search Operatives After Lost Contact With A Boeing 737 Passenger Plane



A search and a rescue team is underway after the Indonesian Air Traffic Control Command lost contact with a Boeing 737 passenger domestic plane after taken off from the nation’s capital..

The Indonesian Transportation Ministry spokesperson Adita Irawati revealed Sriwijaya Air flight #SJ182, a Boeing 737-500, took off from the capital Jakarta at about 1:56 p.m. local time and lost contact with the control tower at 2:40 p.m.

He added the plane’s route was estimated to be a 90-minute to Pontianak with 56 passengers and six crew members on board and revealed an investigation is ongoing, he stated ;

The missing plane is currently under investigation and under coordination with the National Search and Rescue Agency and the National Transportation Safety Committee.”