Malaysian official – The missing Boeing jetliner was hijacked and steered off course.
The official says hijacking was no longer a theory: “It is conclusive.”
BREAKING: Malaysian official says investigators conclude missing jet was hijacked, steered off-course, AP reports
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The Star Tribune reported:
A Malaysian government official says investigators have concluded that one of the pilots or someone else with flying experience hijacked the missing Malaysia Airlines jet.
The official, who is involved in the investigation, says no motive has been established, and it is not yet clear where the plane was taken. The official spoke on condition of anonymity because he was not authorized to brief the media.
The official said that hijacking was no longer a theory. “It is conclusive.”
After a week of investigations, officials believe they have the flight path of missing Malaysian Air flight MH370.
US Officials Believe Missing Flight #MH370 FLEW FOR 5 HOURS
Experts also believe the flight transponders were shut down intentionally.
If the plane did carry on flying for five hours it could have travelled 2,200 nautical miles, possibly reaching north-western India and the border with Pakistan. (Daily Mail)