First Set Of Bodies Arrived Surabaya, As Bad Weather Hinders Search

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INDONESIA –

 

 

Two bodies from the AirAsia flight Flight QZ8501 crash have arrived the city of Surabaya, Indonesia, a day after they were recovered from

Officials have requested next of kin for DNA samples to help identify victims.

Authorities have confirmed that 10 bodies have been recovered as at Wednesday.

Meanwhile, Indonesian searchers are battling bad weather in their efforts to find more remains from the flight that was carrying 162 passengers from Surabaya, Indonesia to Singapore.

The search operation was hampered Wednesday by big waves, strong winds and heavy rain. Helicopters scanning for signs of wreckage and victims were halted in their search, while ships continued combing the waters.

It was unclear how long aerial operations would be held up.

 

 

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