Sat, 08 Mar 2014 12:30:00 GMT | By Malaysia Airlines

Malaysia Airlines MH370 flight incident - 5th media statement

The families of all passengers on board MH370 are being informed. The flight was carrying a total number of 239 passengers and crew – comprising 227 passengers (including 2 infants) and 12 crew members.


The families of all passengers on board MH370 are being informed. The flight was carrying a total number of 239 passengers and crew – comprising 227 passengers (including 2 infants) and 12 crew members.

An international search and rescue mission was mobilized this morning. At this stage, our search and rescue teams from Malaysia, Singapore and Vietnam have failed to find evidence of any wreckage.

The sea mission will continue while the air mission will recommence at daylight.

For the passenger manifest of MH370, click here.

The passengers are of 14 different nationalities. All crew on-board are Malaysians.

The below table shows the latest number of passengers and their nationalities:-

Nationality

Total

China/Taiwan

153 including infant/1

Malaysia

38

India

5

Indonesia

7

Australia

6

France

4

USA

3 including infant

New Zealand

2

Ukraine

2

Canada

2

Russian

1

Italy

1

Netherlands

1

Austrian

1

Our thoughts and prayers are with all affected passengers and crew and their family members.

The public may contact +603 7884 1234.

For media queries, kindly contact +603 8777 5698/ +603 8787 1276.

3Comments
Mar 8, 2014 9:32AM
avatar

PRAYERS ARE BLOOOODY USELESS

 

what we want is a FULL INVESTIGATION, MAYBE ANOTHER RCI

 

MAS is a LOSING concern and definitely their management have CUT CORNERS while the top executives are paid high salaries 10 time hingher than the PM

Mar 8, 2014 7:54PM
avatar
MAS is a shame, a trade mark of low quality management, a hopeless entity.....
Mar 8, 2014 9:09PM
avatar
My prayers to those on board MH-370 and their family members, a full investigation should be carried out.
Report
Please help us to maintain a healthy and vibrant community by reporting any illegal or inappropriate behavior. If you believe a message violates theCode of Conductplease use this form to notify the moderators. They will investigate your report and take appropriate action. If necessary, they report all illegal activity to the proper authorities.
Categories
100 character limit
Are you sure you want to delete this comment?