Air Algérie Flight Reported Missing With 116 on Board

The Wall Street Journal
July 24, 2014 AT 8:54 AM
An Air Algérie jet carrying 116 people on board has gone missing in Western Africa. The airline lost contact with Flight 5017 about 50 minutes after the Boeing MD-83 took off from Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, as the jetliner headed to Algiers. The News Hub's Simon Constable has the latest. Photo: AP