Ships Scour Sea in Search For Missing Malaysia Jet

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/ Source: Reuters

Vietnam, Malaysia and Singapore are conducting joint search and rescue operations for a missing Malaysia Airlines plane in waters south of Vietnam's Tho Chuisland, China's Xinhua news agency said on Saturday.

The report said that the information was relayed to China's civil aviation regulator by its Vietnamese counterpart.

The flight, which carried 239 people — including three Americans — according to the airline, lost contact with air traffic control about two hours after takeoff from Kuala Lumpur in Malaysia and hours before t was supposed to land in Beijing

- Reuters