Indonesian officials have temporarily halted the search for wreckage of a Sukhoi Civil Aircraft Corp. Superjet 100 due to poor weather and darkness. Contact with the regional jet was lost a few minutes after the aircraft departed Halim Pedanakusumah Airport in Jakarta. The aircraft had made a previous tour and departed Halim for another demonstration flight at 2:20 p.m., local official say. Last contact with the aircraft was around 2:33 p.m. with the aircraft descending from 10,000 ft. ...

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