A passport holder belonging to a victim of the Lion Air passenger jet that crashed on Monday is seen in the waters of Ujung Karawang, West Java, on Monday. Photo: AP

A silent plunge, then a deafening crash: how Indonesia’s Lion Air tragedy unfolded, likely killing 189

  • The brand new plane fell without a sound until it smashed into calm seas off Jakarta, a horrifying moment witnessed by two fishermen
  • Flight data showed the plane dropping rapidly just two minutes into the flight
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A passport holder belonging to a victim of the Lion Air passenger jet that crashed on Monday is seen in the waters of Ujung Karawang, West Java, on Monday. Photo: AP
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