Shortly after takeoff from Jakarta, one of the plane's pilots requested permission to return to the airport, indicating the crew may have been struggling with some type of failure.
Indonesian authorities have predicted there will be no surivivors after a passenger plane carrying 189 people, operated by Indonesian budget carrier Lion Air, crashed into the ocean on Monday morning.
- by James Massola, Karuni Rompies, Amilia Rosa & Jenny Noyes
The owner of an aviation company involved in a plane crash that killed one passenger and injured another three raises doubts about CASA's investigation of the crash.
- by Adele Ferguson & Chris Gillett
The son of one of New Zealand's aviation pioneers has been killed in a helicopter crash, just three months after his brother died in similar tragic circumstances.
- by Sam Sherwood, Debbie Jamieson & Jonathan Guildford
The crash happened on Monday in the northwest of the kingdom.
The bureau praised the efforts of the crew for landing the plane safely after a propeller sheared off mid-flight last year.
- by Rachel Clun & Matt O'Sullivan
The forensic crash unit is investigating, with help from Recreational Aviation Australia and the Australian Transport Safety Bureau.
- by Jocelyn Garcia
The pilot issued a mayday call after reportedly running low on fuel on a flight from Los Angeles to Sydney.
- by Rachel Clun
Five people died when a skydiving crashed at Caboolture, north of Brisbane, in March 2014.
- by Aaron Bunch
Four golfers' widows are seeking millions of dollars in damages after an investigation found that pilot error was to blame for the Essendon plane crash that killed their husbands.
- by Tom Cowie