The world woke up to some bad news today, as an Indonesia AirAsia flight #QZ8501, which was flying at 32000 feet over Indonesia’s Java Sea, lost contact with air traffic control.
The flight, an Airbus A320-200 with the registration number PK-AXC, was heading from Surabaya to Singapore when the incident occured at 07:24hrs this morning.
Nothing is known of the location and state of the aircraft at this time, but search and rescue operations are in progress. There are 161 people on board the flight.
Our hearts and prayers are with the crew, passengers and their loved ones at this time.