MH370: Search area for missing Malaysia Airlines plane could be doubled
April 16 , 2015
The search area for flight MH370, which disappeared on March 8, 2014, will be doubled if the current search zone reveals nothing.
This announcement was made after a meeting of ministers from Australia, Malaysia and China.
The Malaysia Airlines flight was carrying 239 people on board when it went missing.
The current zone being searched comprises an area of 60,000 sq km, of which 60% has already been scoured using sonar devices.