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US News Malaysia approves new search for missing MH370 plane

11:05  06 january  2018
11:05  06 january  2018 Source:   pressassociation.com

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The Malaysian government has approved a new attempt to find the wreckage of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 in the Indian Ocean. The Australian Transport Safety Bureau’s final report on the search conceded that authorities were no closer to knowing the reasons for the plane ’s disappearance, or its

Kuala Lumpur — Malaysia 's government said on Saturday that it has approved a new attempt to find the wreckage of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, nearly four years after the plane 's disappearance sparked one of aviation's biggest mysteries. The US-based company Ocean Infinity dispatched a search

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The Malaysian government has approved a new attempt to find the wreckage of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 in the Indian Ocean.

A US-based company dispatched a search vessel to look for debris in the southern Indian Ocean earlier this week, three-and-a-half years after the Boeing 777 disappeared on a flight from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing with 227 passengers and 12 crew.

Malaysia, China and Australia called off the 1,046-day official search last year without solving the mystery.

Well wishes are written on a wall of hope for the victims of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 (Joshua Paul/AP) © Provided by The Press Association Well wishes are written on a wall of hope for the victims of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 (Joshua Paul/AP) The Australian Transport Safety Bureau’s final report on the search conceded that authorities were no closer to knowing the reasons for the plane’s disappearance, or its exact location.

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KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia -- Malaysia 's government said Saturday that it has approved a new attempt by a private company to find the wreckage of Malaysia In the initial search for the plane , a 52-day surface search covered an area of several million square kilometers (square miles) in the

The newly-elected Malaysian government has officially called off the search for the missing Malaysian Airlines flight MH 370 . The plane disappeared on March 8, 2014 while flying from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing.

Malaysian Transport Minister Liow Tiong Lai said on Saturday that the government remained committed to continuing with the search.

“The basis of the offer from Ocean Infinity is based on ‘no cure, no fee,'” he said.

It means that payment will be made only if the company finds the wreckage.

“That means they are willing to search the area of 25,000 square kilometres pointed out by the expert group near the Australian waters,” he added.

In this March 22, 2014, file photo, Flight Officer Jack Chen uses binoculars at an observers window on a Royal Australian Air Force P-3 Orion during the search for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 in Southern Indian Ocean, Australia. © AP In this March 22, 2014, file photo, Flight Officer Jack Chen uses binoculars at an observers window on a Royal Australian Air Force P-3 Orion during the search for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 in Southern Indian Ocean, Australia.

However, he said: “I don’t want to give too much hope… to the (next of kin).”

Ocean Infinity said in this week’s statement that the vessel, which left the South African port of Durban on Tuesday, was taking advantage of favourable weather to move towards “the vicinity of the possible search zone”.

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