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Indonesia: Search and rescue op continues after Lion Air plane crash02:44

Indonesia: Search and rescue op continues after Lion Air plane crash

Indonesia, Tanjung Priok Harbour, Jakarta
October 30, 2018 at 04:33 GMT +00:00 · Published

A ship carrying debris and belongings from the crashed Lion Air flight JT-610 arrived to the Port of Tanjung Priok, north Jakarta, on Monday.

Six bodies were retrieved from the sea by search and rescue teams, with officials saying they now fear there will be no survivors.

A total of 24 body bags have been taken to a hospital in east Jakarta for identification, while rescue workers continue to search the area.

The Boeing 737 airliner, which was headed for the western city of Pangkal Pinang on Monday, crashed into the sea with 189 people on board after taking off from Jakarta on Sunday.

Indonesia: Search and rescue op continues after Lion Air plane crash02:44
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A ship carrying debris and belongings from the crashed Lion Air flight JT-610 arrived to the Port of Tanjung Priok, north Jakarta, on Monday.

Six bodies were retrieved from the sea by search and rescue teams, with officials saying they now fear there will be no survivors.

A total of 24 body bags have been taken to a hospital in east Jakarta for identification, while rescue workers continue to search the area.

The Boeing 737 airliner, which was headed for the western city of Pangkal Pinang on Monday, crashed into the sea with 189 people on board after taking off from Jakarta on Sunday.