December 29th, 2014
10:46 PM ET

AirAsia flight's final moments and the search for answers

Just under 40 minutes after takeoff, the pilot of AirAsia Flight 8501 makes his last known communication to air traffic control. Soon after, the plane disappears from radar screens.

Stephanie Elam looks at the flight's final moments and the desperate search for the missing plane.

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