BANDUNG - The Lion Air plane from Jakarta-Pangkalpinang flight departing from Jakarta at 6:20 WIB reportedly lost contact at 06.33 WIB.
Citing the Twitter account of BPNB's Public Relations Chief Sutopo Purwo, the crash of the plane crash was confirmed based on the plane fragments found at the coordination point, around the waters of Karawang, West Java, the plane was expected to crash.
In his social account, Sutopo also uploaded photos of plane debris had been successfully evacuated by a Pertamina-owned ship happened to be not far from the crash site.
The debris shown included a black bag inside which contained a cellphone had been destroyed by fire, a number of documents and broken pieces of the fuselage.
Basarnas itself this afternoon immediately held a press conference in Jakarta and made sure the plane had crashed at sea. Jo