Malaysia's Prime Minister Najib Razak has announced the plane that disappeared more than two weeks ago crashed in the southern Indian Ocean.
The Malaysia Airlines plane that disappeared more than two weeks ago crashed in the southern Indian Ocean, Prime Minister Najib Razak said on Monday.
New satellite analysis from Britain had shown that flight MH370, with 239 people on board, was last seen in the middle of the Indian Ocean west of Perth, Australia, he said in a statement.
"This is a remote location, far from any possible landing sites," Najib said. "It is therefore with deep sadness and regret that I must inform you that, according to this new data, flight MH370 ended in the southern Indian Ocean."
Najib added that the families of those on board had been informed of the developments.