NEWS #MH370: Over 3,000 sq km of Indian Ocean searched

Over 3,000 square kilometres in the southern arch of the Indian Ocean has been searched for the Malaysia Airlines MH370 aircraft, which went missing on March 8, according to the Australia Joint Agency Co-ordination Centre (JACC).

In a statement that was made available toBernamaWednesday, JACC said the underwater search was aimed at identifying any crucial evidence, such as aircraft wreckage and flight recorders, to assist the Malaysian investigation.