Ongoing search and rescue operations with military assets deployed from Indonesia.
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AirAsia boss Tony Fernandes on Sunday apologized for a controversial stunt endorsing scandal-tainted Prime Minister Razak before Malaysias general AirAsia Indonesia has confirmed that flight QZ8501 from Surabaya to Singapore has lost contact with air traffic control at 07:24 (Surabaya LT) Sunday Get the lest internional news and world events from Asia, Europe, the Middle East, and more. See world news phos and videos ABCNews. Tags: international, news, latest, world, Plane with 54 on board An aircraft with 54 people on board crashed in Indonesia's remote and mountainous region Papua on Sunday, a government ficial said, the NEW: Five bodies recovered from Lao Airlines crash, 44 still ; Flight was headed from Vientiane Pakse, Laos, Thai ficial says