The women suspected to be responsible for the act is an Indonesian migrant worker who was apprehended by airport officials.
A janitor who works with Qatar Airways reportedly discovered the sighting while cleaning the plane's rest room.
According to Rappler News, the police at the Soekarno-Hatta International Airport, Jakarta are currently investigating the incident after a report was made by the janitor.
Sutrisna, the airport's Police Public Relations Head said, "The baby was found dead yesterday afternoon. We are still conducting an investigation related to this case,"
"We are still investigating her motive. If she indeed gave birth on the plane why didn't she report it or ask for help at the time?"