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originally posted by: Zaphod58
According to the CAAS, they were scheduled to arrive at 0830 local. The Singapore Navy and two C-130s are on standby to assist if requested.
originally posted by: TrueBrit
a reply to: randyvs
But that would pose the same issues surely? You have to understand that if it were that simple, they could just GPRS locate the phones of passengers on board, or the wifi system of the plane itself.
Response of Bigburgh:
If the planes power is out. No wifi.
There are no cell phone towers at sea..
But I like where you're going.edit on 27-12-2014 by Bigburgh because: (no reason given)
Asia" company in the Indonesian government on Sunday, losing contact one of the company's passenger aircraft, during a flight from Indonesia to Singapore.
An official at the crisis center of the company, in the "Juanda" International Airport, on the island of "Surabaya" in Indonesia, for CNN : "The loss of communication between the flight number 8501 and the control tower in Jakarta, and we do not have any additional information."
The same source continued: "It has been the formation of an operations center to manage the crisis, and we are working at the moment in order to get more information."
According to the flight schedule, the plane left the Juanda Airport at 5:27 Sunday morning, and was due to arrive in Singapore at 8:37 this morning from the same time, was the loss of contact time 7:24.
originally posted by: southbeach
a reply to: Bigburgh
Yeah mate i personally found it...it was next to Lord Lucan all the time.
You might look there next time your keys are missing.