Xinhua-Chinese search vessel discovers pulse signal in Indian Ocean - Xinhua |

ABOARD PATROL SHIP HAIXUN 01, April 5 (Xinhua) -- Chinese patrol ship Haixun 01, searching for the missing Malaysian passenger jet MH370, detected a pulse signal with a frequency of 37.5kHz per second in southern Indian Ocean waters Saturday.

A black box detector deployed by the Haixun 01 picked up the signal at around 25 degrees south latitude and 101 degrees east longtitude. It is yet to be established whether it is related to the missing jet.


Chinese air force plane spots new floating objects in south Indian Ocean

PERTH, Australia, April 5 (Xinhua) -- A Chinese air force plane searching for missing Malaysian passenger jet MH370 spotted a number of white floating objects in the search area Saturday.

The plane photographed the objects over a period of 20 minutes after spotting them at 11:05 local time. Full story

Chinese patrol ship intensifies efforts to detect MH370 black box

ABOARD HAIXUN 01 PATROL SHIP, April 4 (Xinhua) -- Chinese patrol ship Haixun 01 has intensified its effort to detect signals emitted from the black box of missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 since Friday morning off the Australian western coast.

On Friday, Haixun 01 arrived at the new search area to the north of the 1.15 million square-kilometer patch earlier designated by Australia, according to a Xinhua reporter aboard the Chinese search vessel. Full story

China continues MH370 hunt

BEIJING, April 4 (Xinhua) -- China has vowed to keep searching for the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 and another Chinese aircraft took off from Perth in Australia on Friday morning to join the hunt.

The People's Liberation Army Air Force spokesman Shen Jinke said at Friday's press conference that the Chinese Air Force is conducting its search with the support of Malaysia, Australia and other sides, and will improve its the quality and efficiency of the search "by all means." Full story