MISSING MH370: MAS gives financial aid to families of passengers
Families of passengers Malaysia Airlines (MAS) MH370 will accept cash donations from MAS pending updates on the disappearance of the aircraft concerned.
The father of a passenger, Safe Omar, 60, said it was informed by the staff MAS him yesterday.
Anyway, Happy the father of Mohd Khairul Amri, 29, said the total contribution is not yet known and it aims to buy daily necessities.
On March 7, at 1:30 am Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 lost all communications and vanished with 239 people on board.
Now, five days later, search crews are racing to find the plane's black boxes in order to solve the mystery of its disappearance, the South China Morning Post reported.
Black boxes are able to record a huge amount of data and therefore can help, in case of a crash, to understand the causes of the accident.
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