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Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370

Search area moved

5 Jun, 2014

7th-Arc-MapFollowing a new analysis of satellite communications, Australian officials say they are moving the search into a 17,500-square-mile prioritized area of the 7th arc.  The Australian Transport Safety Bureau believes the jet probably crashed within 60 miles of this arc and says:

The latest information and analysis confirms that MH370 will be found in close proximity to the arc.  At the time MH370 reached this arc, the aircraft is considered to have exhausted its fuel and to have been descending.