Tuesday, March 25, 2014

Flight MH370 confirmed lost - in the Indian Ocean

Malaysia Airlines has issued a text message to the families deeply regretting that MH370 has been lost and none of of the 239 passengers and crew on board survived.

Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak announced live over TV that the flight ended in the Indian Ocean based on confirmation from British investigators from its Air Accidents Investigation Branch (AAIB).

The text message to the families read:

"Malaysia Airlines deeply regrets that we have to assume beyond any reasonable doubt that MH370 has been lost and that none of those on board survived. As you will hear in the next hour from Malaysia's Prime Minister, we must now accept all evidence suggests the plane went down in the Southern Indian Ocean."


Where the MH370 ended in the southern Indian Ocean was based on new analysis by UK investigators and the British satellite firm Inmarsat. Inmarsat used new techniques to detect the plane's course.

The PM's announcement..

The search for the plane is ongoing.

Deepest condolences to the families.

Related articles:
Missing MH370 - the 9th day
Missing MH370 - Two weeks and a day
The MH370 crash timeline

Image source: The Star


  1. yeah, i guess many of us has already read or heard about this news.. how saddening, and let's all pray for every soul onboard MH370..

  2. so sad..but life goes on for the families.

  3. R.I.P. hope can find black box soon

  4. I have one question. Where is the plane? I watched the news last night, they only mentioned "ended", but there is not plane, no bodies, there is still hope. Continue to pray for miracles.

  5. Without physical evidence of the plane or its wreckage, I am afraid the families and relatives will never have real closure. Very sad. Hope they are able to locate the plane soon!