Malaysian Flt MH370: Pilot Headed to Japan Made Contact, 4 Suspicious Passengers? 2 Uighurs on Flight? Flt 370 Down in Andaman Sea?

There are a few new bits of information coming out on Malaysian Flight MH370, all officially unconfirmed. One, translated from a Vietnamese site, says a pilot on the way to Japan was contacted by Vietnam air control and asked to try to get through to MH370, which he did and he heard one of the pilots “mumbling,” and then lost contact. See that translation below and remember that it could be inaccurate. There are numerous reports that MH370 had possibly turned back or turned around, and “possibly went down in the Andaman Sea near Thailand’s border.” This same report had earlier reported a debris field spotted was unrelated, reported as 11 am EDT today that a “floating object” 50 miles from Vietnam’s Tho Chu Island is being investigated. This morning two additional suspicious individuals are reported to have been on the flight, not including the two stolen passports we heard about yesterday. The same site, Infonet.vt, translated from Vietnamese, indicates there were two Chinese on board from a “hot spot” area who may have been Uighurs. Whether these two are the two additional “suspicious” individuals is not clear. Note that Infonet.vt is the only place I am finding the word “Uighur” used.

UPDATE 9:22 am 3/10/14: Iranian Connection, missing passport holders identified – not Asian-looking. Read it here.

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 …in which two people are believed to Uighurs from Xinjiang, a hotspot of unrest China…but is not clear whether two Uighurs say on or not.

The oil slick has still not been confirmed to be from the ill-fated flight. A Vietnamese search aircraft reported the possible sighting of a part of a tail and an inner door (or something else entirely) has been spotted but CNN reports this to be unrelated or a “dead end,” “is not debris from the missing jetliner,” according to a U.S. official (see the link in the opening paragraph where this info has been updated).

The following is the report from the pilot of a Boeing 777 aircraft headed to Narita, Japan who says he was “picking up signals” from MH370 “just minutes after air traffic control requirements of Vietnam.”

The pilot, asking not to be named, said that while his aircraft was en route to Narita, Japan.
When Vietnam airspace, the pilot of the plane received a request from air traffic control Vietnam using the emergency frequency to communicate with the MH370 because Vietnam can not be contacted plane this.
“We tried to contact the MH370 1:30 and they were asked to Vietnam airspace or not. The sound on the other side of the growth can be Zaharie (Ahmad Shah, 53) or Fariq (Abdul Hamid, 27). Sounds a lot, but the last I heard mumbling. That was the last time I heard them, then we lost contact, “the Sunday Times quoted the pilot.
The pilot also wondered: “If the aircraft is in distress, we would have heard the distress signal pilots. But I’m sure we do not hear that … ” Source

Related and Background:

Malaysia Flt MH370: Pilot Fanatical About Democracy and Justice? Isn’t That a Good Thing? Malaysian Regime Corrupt

Malaysia Flight MH370: ACARS Disabled Early – Captain Shah Supporter of Anwar Ibrahim Convicted of Sodomy by Religion of Peace 

China’s New Radar and Malaysia MH370: 370 Did Not Follow The Rules

Malaysia Flt 370: Two Transponders Shut Down manually 14 minutes apart

Malaysia Flt MH370: Mike McKay May Have Seen It Go Down: CONFUSION! Flew for 4-5 Hours More, Pakistan Potential?

Malaysia Flt MH370: Communications “Black Spot” – Pieces of 777 Seen on Satellite Day After Disappearance? 

Malaysia MH370: Tracked 200-350 Miles Off Course, Lower Altitude, Transponder Off – Two Iranians Identified

Malaysia Flt. MH370: Iranian Source Booked Stolen Passport Tickets

Malaysian Flt. MH370: Pilot Headed to Japan Made Contact

Malaysian Pilots Zaharie Ahmad Shah and Fariq Ab Hamid in Charge of Missing Flt. MH370: 2 Stolen Passports

 

 

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