A Miracle’: Missing Malaysia Airlines Plane MH370 Is Found Floating Intact with Survivors by Vietnamese Navy
Malaysia Airlines MH370 that was en route to Beijing and lost contact for 17 hours has been found by the Philippines search and rescue boats, according to Vietnam News Agency.
The plane was discovered to be highly damaged, but remained intact. The majority of the plane was submersed under water, but the tail remain above the water. A small group of passengers and flight crews can be spotted huddling at the tail. Another dozen survivors are found floating with life vests one square kilometer from the plane.
Vietnamese Navy said judging by the scene the casualty level may be far smaller than previously presumed. A Vietnamese general said that this is without a doubt an “incredible miracle!”
Currently, search and rescue teams from China, Malaysia, Indonesia, Vietnam, Philippines, Singapore are en route to engage in the rescue efforts.