A Lion Air Boeing 737-8 has crashed into the sea soon after takeoff from Jakarta’s Soekarno-Hatta International Airport, with no reports of survivors, marking the first loss of a Boeing 737-MAX family aircraft. Flight JT610 took off from Jakarta at around 0620 local time on Oct. 29, and was scheduled to arrive at Depati Amir Airport in Pangkal Pinang City, Indonesia, at 0720. However, the aircraft lost contact at around 0633. Indonesian officials have confirmed the crash, and ...

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