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Wednesday, 31 December 2014 - 12:39
AirAsia QZ8501: Bad weather hampers recovery of bodies.
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Efforts to locate victims and wreckage of AirAsia flight QZ8501 which crashed into the Java Sea in Indonesia on Sunday are being hampered by stormy weather and strong tides.

Indonesian officials have confirmed that remains and debris found in the waters off Borneo are from the plane.

Indonesian President Joko Widodo has promised a "massive search by the ships and helicopters" with the focus on recovering the bodies of victims.

He said he feels the loss from this tragedy, and that they all pray for the families to be given fortitude and strength.
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