PING DETECTED pulse signal A black box locator onboard a Chinese ship searching for the missing Malaysian Airlines plane has detected a signal from a location in the South Indian Ocean, according to reports.Chinese ship consistent with aircraft black box
Tthe Haixun 01 vessel reportedly picked up the “ping” at 25 degrees south latitude and 101 degrees east longitude.
It is yet to be determined whether the signal is related to the missing flight MH370 of the Malaysia Airlines, the report from China’s official state media said.
A massive hunt for the plane resumed on Saturday, the 28th day since it disappeared, with the first underwater search efforts beginning on Friday.
Up to 10 military planes, three civilian jets and 11 ships took part in the protracted search in the southern Indian Ocean for the Boeing 777 which disappeared on March 8 with 239 people onboard.