Battery of a locator beacon went flat over a year before plane vanished
The first comprehensive report into the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 showed that the jet’s underwater locator beacon’s battery had expired — but offered few other clues on the one-year anniversary of the plane’s disappearance.
Malaysia’s prime minister said Sunday that the country remains committed to finding MH370, which disappeared with 239 people aboard.
“The lack of answers and definitive proof — such as aircraft wreckage — has made this more difficult to bear,” Najib Razak. “Malaysia remains committed to the search, and hopeful that MH370 will be found.”
The Malaysian team investigating the disappearance of MH370 released a 584-page interim report …