Indonesia plane crash: divers discover wreckage after aircraft signal detectedJanuary 10, 2021
Sriwijaya Air flight SJY 182 crashed minutes after taking off from Jakarta on Saturday
Indonesian divers have located wreckage from a Boeing 737-500 in the Java Sea, a day after the aircraft with 62 people onboard crashed shortly after takeoff from Jakarta, officials said.
The wreckage was discovered on Sunday at a depth of 23 metres (75ft), and included pieces of fuselage with aircraft registration parts. Earlier in the day, rescuers had retrieved body parts, pieces of clothing and scraps of metal from the water’s surface. There was no sign yet of survivors.