Here are the facts about Missing Air Asia Flight QZ8501.

QZ8501 lost contact somewhere over the Java Sea while flying from Surabaya, Indonesia to Singapore.  The plane lost contact at 7.24am Sunday.

There are 155 passengers on board. 149 of those are Indonesians, as well as 3 Koreans, a passenger from the UK, Malaysia and Singapore. There are also 7 crew members.

The plane’s last known location was near Belitung Island in the Java Sea.

There is also talk that the plane took an unusual route just before losing contact.

The plane lost contact 42 minutes after takeoff from Indonesia