UN body reports signal trace from Malaysia Airlines flight

Listen /

The CTBTO’s headquarters are at the Vienna International Centre. UN Photo/Mark Garten

A trace signal from the Malaysia Airlines flight 370 which disappeared in March may have been found by the UN's Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organization (CTBTO).

CTBTO had originally said there was no trace of the disappeared plane on its International Monitoring System, which is used to scrutinize the earth, sea and air for potential nuclear detonations.

But now the organization is working with Australia’s Curtin University to examine data, which may ultimately reveal the location of the missing plane.

Cristina Silveiro asked Marc Prior, a seismic acoustic officer at CTBTO in Vienna about the new data.

Duration: 2'07"

Filed under Today's Features.
UN News Update
UN News Update
Updated Monday to Friday
Loading the player ...

CONNECT

       

 

January 2018
M T W T F S S
« Dec    
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
293031