King of de Jungle
- Mar 17, 2005
We are following reports of a missing Boeing 737-500 in Indonesia. We hope to have more information soon.
The passenger plane carrying 62 people is suspected to have plunged into the sea minutes after take-off.
A passenger plane with more than 50 people on board has gone missing shortly after take-off from the Indonesian capital Jakarta.
The Sriwijaya Air Boeing 737 lost contact en route to Pontianak in West Kalimantan province, officials said.
Flight tracking website Flightradar24.com said the aircraft had lost more than 3,000m (10,000ft) in altitude in less than a minute.