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MH370 Search Weekly Report 9

Operational search key developments weekly updates #9;

Key Developments

  • Ocean Infinity has completed surveying the Northern Leg of Site 1/Areas 01, 02 & 03 (shaded area) depicted in diagram 2 and continued surveying the Southern Leg of Site 1/Area 02 (red shaded area) depicted in diagram 1
  • The total area covered as of 25 March 2018 is 33,000 square kilometers, the additional search area reported covered since the departure of Seabed Constructor from the search area on 18 March 2018 is due to additional verified processed data being made available during the vessels transit to Fremantle port
  • The total area covered includes additional areas along the Northern Leg of Site 1 / Area 1 and the Southern Leg of Site 1 / Area 1 (grey shaded areas depicted in diagram 2 outside the indicative search area)
  • Ocean Infinity arrived alongside port on Thursday, 22 March 2018 and managed a quick turnaround, she departed Fremantle during the early hours of 23 March 2018 and expected to arrive the search area on Tuesday, 27 March 2018
  • No significant contacts have been identified to date

View full reportĀ MH370 Search Weekly Report 9