Planned aircraft departure times for MH370 search: Update 14

Monday 24 March 2014
Ten aircraft are involved in today’s search for Malaysia Airlines flight MH370.
Media Release

*All times are expressed in Australian Eastern Daylight Savings Time. Please note all departure times are approximate.

Two Chinese military aircraft departed about 8.45am and 9.20am respectively.

A RAAF P3 Orion departed for the search area just after 9am.

Two ultra-long range civil jets departed about 10.10am and 10.30am respectively.

A second RAAF P3 Orion is scheduled to depart about 11am.

A third ultra-long range jet is scheduled to depart about midday.

A US Navy P8 Poseidon aircraft is scheduled to depart about 1pm.

The two Japanese P3 Orion aircraft are scheduled to depart after 4pm.

Media note: Updated search area charts are now available in AMSA's media kit for this search. These can be accessed under Day 7 search area charts.