• Everything we know about the weather when AirAsia Flight 8501 went missing

     

    http://mashable.com/2014/12/28/weather-airasia-flight-8501/AirAsia Flight 8501 vanished Sunday en route from Indonesia to Singapore, after requesting a change in its flight path due to poor weather. Weather is a key suspect in Flight 8501’s disappearance, considering the many thunderstorms that were in the vicinity when the Airbus A320 jet went missing. Here’s what we know so far: Weather from fog to thunderstorms is a contributing factor in the majority of aviation accidents, including the disappearance of an Air France Airbus A330 off the coast of Brazil in 2009. Read more…