Indonesian Passenger Plane With 62 On Board Goes Missing Minutes After Takeoff

A search and rescue operation was underway for Sriwijaya Air Flight 182, which lost contact with air traffic controllers shortly after takeoff from Jakarta, according to transportation officials.

Indonesian Passenger Plane With 62 On Board Goes Missing Minutes After Takeoff
This radar image shows the flight path of Indonesian Sriwijaya Air Flight 182 before it dropped off radar on Saturday.

A search and rescue operation was underway for Sriwijaya Air Flight 182, which lost contact with air traffic controllers shortly after takeoff from Jakarta, according to transportation officials.

(Image credit: Flightradar24.com via AP)