Malaysia Airlines missing, 239 passengers on board
Malaysia Airlines (MAS ) today confirmed that its flight MH 370 Subang Air Traffic Control ( ATC ) has been disconnected . There are 239 passengers on board , including two infants .
MAS said in a statement released by the B 777-200 aircraft 41 minutes after midnight on March 8 , 2014 12 night ( 10 pm Indian Smanusar night 10 minutes) flew from Kuala Lumpur . Around 2 pm , 40 minutes by plane ( 12 pm Indian time 10 minutes) lost contact with the ATC .
6 pm on day 30 minutes of the plane landing in Beijing was likely . Plane 239 passengers , including 12 members of the crew .
Malaysia Airlines said it is in contact with the authorities , who trace their aircraft for search and rescue teams have been activated . Malaysia Airlines is impressive track record of performance .
Airlines CEO Ahmi jeweler Yahya said in a statement that the plane lost contact with the control panel of the morning traffic . Administration of detecting aircraft search and rescue teams have been dispatched . The administration is working closely with Malaysia Airlines .
China’s official Xinhua news agency reported that the plane was in the air borders of Vietnam , when it lost contact with radar . According to Xinhua aircraft did not enter the airspace of China nor any of its China sought the help of the control panel .
Vibo microblogging site in China ‘s state television quoted as saying that the plane carrying 160 Chinese nationals . China ‘s state television reported that a plane crashed in the country’s waters at the fall was not reported .
Malaysia Airlines Boeing said it has been reported missing and he is monitoring the situation . If this is confirmed to have crashed , within less than a year, the Boeing 777 will be the second largest accident . However, since coming into service in 1995, its safety record is very good .
Sharpener Airlines Boeing 777 crashed in San Francisco last summer , three passengers were killed . In 1977, a plane crashed in southern Malaysia , containing 93 passengers and seven crew members were killed . Malaysia Airlines in October last year a small plane crashed into the island of Borneo Sabah province co- driver and a passenger were killed .