Malaysia Airlines MH370 B777-200 Missing (239 onboard) Update: debris found off Mozambique and on South African beaches

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What do you think really happened to MH370?

Pilot suicide
6
30%
On-board fire or technical fault
4
20%
Hijacking gone wrong
0
No votes
Something sinister
10
50%
Other
0
No votes
 
Total votes: 20

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Re: Malaysia Airlines MH370 B777-200 Missing (239 onboard) Update: debris found off Mozambique and on South African beac

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Post by bmused55 » Mon Mar 20, 2017 6:52 pm

I've lost count of how many conspiracy theories there are. Among the most daft is "It's in Diego Garcia, the US government has it".
As I've said before, I do not believe in the fire or subtle incapacitation of all on board theories either. The reasons for which I have already gone into.

In 99% of most incidents the simplest explanation is often the correct one. That in this case is one of pilot self hijacking for unknown reasons. Suicide seems to be the leading theory and whichever pilot perpetrated it, they were not the first, nor the last to do so.



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Re: Malaysia Airlines MH370 B777-200 Missing (239 onboard) Update: debris found off Mozambique and on South African beac

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Post by Bell 407 » Fri May 25, 2018 1:23 pm

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Re: Malaysia Airlines MH370 B777-200 Missing (239 onboard) Update: debris found off Mozambique and on South African beac

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Post by Propnut » Sat May 26, 2018 8:57 am

It is not for a lack of searching for some wreckage, just such a huge expanse of ocean to look through for such a small target. In years to come, the evidence of wreckage may be found, but by more than luck than anything else. I read in this last week of the recent discovery after 70 years, of a missing WWII B-24 bomber that was finally located on the seabed in only 213 feet of water.



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Re: Malaysia Airlines MH370 B777-200 Missing (239 onboard) Update: debris found off Mozambique and on South African beac

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Post by Bell 407 » Tue May 29, 2018 1:45 pm

Officially at an end today. Sad day indeed :rip2:
On May 29th 2018 Ocean Infinity announced the search is coming to an end:

Ocean Infinity, the technology company specializing in collecting high resolution seabed data, today confirms that its current search for the wreckage of Malaysian Airlines Flight MH370 is shortly coming to an end.

During the course of its operation, Ocean Infinity searched and collected high quality data from over 112,000 km2 of ocean floor successfully overcoming both challenging conditions and terrain. The total area covered, in a little over 3 months of operational days, is far in excess of the initial 25,000 km2 target and almost the same area as the previous search achieved in 2 ½ years.

Oliver Plunkett, Ocean Infinity’s CEO, said:

“I would firstly like to extend the thoughts of everyone at Ocean Infinity to the families of those who have lost loved ones on MH370. Part of our motivation for renewing the search was to try to provide some answers to those affected. It is therefore with a heavy heart that we end our current search without having achieved that aim.

We are most grateful to the Government of Malaysia for entertaining our offer and affording us the opportunity to recommence the search. The commitment that the new government in Malaysia has made to prioritising finding MH370 was very good to hear.

We want to thank the team onboard Seabed Constructor who have worked tirelessly and all the many companies, organizations and individuals whose support, guidance and advice were invaluable. The staff at the ATSB whose dedication to finding the plane has been unwavering deserve our particular gratitude.

Whilst clearly the outcome so far is extremely disappointing, as a company, we are truly proud of what we have achieved both in terms of the quality of data we’ve produced and the speed with which we covered such a vast area. There simply has not been a subsea search on this scale carried out as efficiently or as effectively ever before.

We sincerely hope that we will be able to again offer our services in the search for MH370 in future.”

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Re: Malaysia Airlines MH370 B777-200 Missing (239 onboard) Update: debris found off Mozambique and on South African beac

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Post by Raffles » Wed May 30, 2018 10:20 am

Eish!

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