Malaysia on latest results in search for missing jet: Highlights

Malaysia on latest results in search for missing jet: Highlights
Kuala Lumpur:  New leads have come from the satellite images in the search for missing Malaysian Airlines flight MH370. Malaysian authorities today addressed the media on latest developments.

Here are the highlights:

  • Two orange objects sighted by search aircrafts in Australian zone, not yet related to MH370
  • The objects found will reach us soon and we will investigate if they belong to MH370
  • Chinese also saw objects but they were different from Australian sightings
  • The images were received by Malaysia on the evening of 22 March
  • This morning we received more satellite images from the French authorities
  • There has been no sighting of MH370 debris in N corridor of Turkmenistan
  • High level team has met with the families of the missing passengers in China
  • The search for MH370 has taken us halfway across the world. At the moment there are new leads but nothing conclusive
  • We met families for 12 hours and answered over 100 questions. They families responded positively to us
  • During the police investigation, we interviewed over 100 people including the families of the pilots of MH370
  • There is no evidence that wooden pallets found in Australian search area are related to the missing Malaysia Airlines plane
Story First Published: March 24, 2014 15:03 IST

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