29 Dec '14, 6am

#AirAsia flight #QZ8501: Airline plans to retire flight code

#AirAsia flight #QZ8501: Airline plans to retire flight code

SURABAYA (THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - Indonesia AirAsia is planning to retire its QZ8501 flight code following the disappearance of its aircraft en route to Surabaya to Singapore on Sunday. Its chief executive Sunu Widyatmoko said, however, that the process may take time before it could take effect. "We have forwarded our suggestion to the headquarters, but we are still waiting for the approval and coordination from the headquarters," he said. Indonesia AirAsia Flight QZ8501, that took off from Surabaya's Juanda International Airport to Singapore's Changi Airport went off flight radar 42 minutes into its journey. The Airbus A320-200 was flying in Indonesian airspace when it went missing, about 200 nautical miles south-east of the Singapore-Jakarta flight information region boundary. One Malaysian was among 155 passengers confirmed, comprising 149 Indonesians, three South...

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