Jakarta – Search 8501 airline AirAsia QZ Surabaya-Singapore lost contact continues. Known, AirAsia already flies this route since July 2013.
AirAsia has a variety of international routes, one of which is the Surabaya-Singapore. This route was opened to facilitate a traveler from Surabaya and surrounding areas who want to vacation in Singapore or vice versa.
Traced by detikTravel, Sunday (12/28/2014), Surabaya-Singapore route opened since July 15, 2013. Route opened because of a traveler from Singapore who came to Indonesia.
In addition, a traveler from Indonesia who vacation in Singapore is also quite a lot. In 2012, there were approximately 1.3 million Indonesian traveler who came to the Land of the Merlion.
When the initial opening, the Surabaya-Singapore route operates 1 time a day. Along with its development, in December 2014 this route operates four times a week is Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday at 5:20 pm departing from Surabaya.
This morning, the unpleasant news coming from AirAsia aircraft with flight number QZ 8501. The plane lost contact after 8 minutes of takeoff.
The plane carrying 155 passengers and 7 crew members lost contact around Tanjung Pandan, the Pacific Islands and Borneo. Until now, the SAR team still searching for this plane.