In the final minutes, the plane climbed at a speed which was beyond normal, radar data shows.
Flight data recorders reveal that a rapid change in pressure caused the plane to burst as it hit the water.
The hunt for a missing AirAsia passenger plane appeared over Tuesday as wreckage and dozens of bodies were spotted at sea off Indonesia, prompting raw scenes of emotion from sobbing relatives of the 162 people aboard.
The AirAsia plane which went missing with 162 people on board is likely at the bottom of the sea, Indonesia's search and rescue chief said Monday.
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