Search Area Expanded for Malaysian Airliner
Hugh Dunleavy (2nd-Right) and Ignatius Ong (2nd-Lift) from Malaysia Airline attend a conference with chinese relatives of the passengers onboard flight MG370 at Lido Hotel on March 11, 2014 in Beijing, China. Officials have expanded the searh area for missing Malaysia Airlines flight MG370 to include more of the Gulf of Thailand between Malayisa and Vietnam and land along the Malay Pensinusula. The flight carrying 239 passengers from Kuala Lumpur to Thailand was reported missing on the morning of March 8 after the crew failed to check in as scheduled. Relatives of the missing passengers have been advised to prepare for the worst as authorities focus on two passengers on board travelling with stolen passports.