The Indonesian authorities continue operation on search of passengers fallen Boeing

© AP PhotoРодственники passengers of the Boeing 737 of the airline Lion Air that crashed off the coast of the island of Java, waiting for news at the airport of pangkal Pinang, Indonesia. 29 Oct 2018The Indonesian authorities continue operation on search of passengers fallen Boeing© AP Photo

Authorities continue the operation to search passengers airline Lion Air that crashed off the coast of Indonesia, told RIA Novosti the representative of the national Agency for emergency management of Indonesia (Basarnas).

«We still continue the evacuation. We only have the total number of passengers. We do not know the number of dead and injured», — said the representative of the Agency.

The Boeing 737 MAX budget airline Lion Air, carrying out flight from Jakarta on the island of Sumatra, took off from the airport of the capital of Indonesia 06.20 (02.20 GMT) and disappeared from radar at 06.33 (02.33 GMT). The first message that in the sea off the coast of West Java found a large wreckage, entered the National Agency for emergencies and catastrophes of Indonesia from the crews of civilian ships were in the disaster area. In a statement the airline reported that all on Board were 181 passengers, two pilots and six crew members. Lion Air said that the airplane was manufactured in 2018 and has been in operation since August 15.

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