JAKARTA (The Straits Times/Asia News Network): The Indonesian authorities have mounted a search and rescue operation for a missing Lion Air plane which lost contact with air traffic controllers at 6.33am on Monday (Oct 29).
The Lion Air flight JT-610 took off from the Jakarta airport at 6.20am local time and lost contact at 6.33am.
The Boeing 737 was orginally scheduled to arrive at Pangkal Pinang at 7.20am. – The Straits Times/Asia News Network
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