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Air crash investigators meet in Paris to plot MH370 probe

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Air crash investigators meet in Paris to plot MH370 probe

<p>French air crash investigators have met with Malaysian officials to co-ordinate the probe into missing flight MH370.</p> <p>The fresh impetus is a result of a plane part, thought to belong to a Boeing 777, that washed up on French-governed Reunion in the Indian Ocean.</p> <p><blockquote class="twitter-tweet" tw-align-center lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">French investigators meet Malaysian officials in Paris ahead of <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/MH370?src=hash">#MH370</a> "wreckage" tests <a href="http://t.co/2O9T5TpHzi">http://t.co/2O9T5TpHzi</a> <a href="http://t.co/5YUyRWEXKT">pic.twitter.com/5YUyRWEXKT</a></p>— BBC News (World) (@BBCWorld) <a href="https://twitter.com/BBCWorld/status/628166197557772288">August 3, 2015</a></blockquote> <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script></p> <p>The component is now in France for analysis.</p> <p>A suitcase found near the wing portion is also being examined.</p> <p><blockquote class="twitter-tweet" tw-align-center lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">Anxious loved ones of MH370 passengers await news <a href="http://t.co/lQKTqUznjA">http://t.co/lQKTqUznjA</a> <a href="http://t.co/FbIHxuUGEf">pic.twitter.com/FbIHxuUGEf</a></p>— Bloomberg Business (@business) <a href="https://twitter.com/business/status/628260590352506880">August 3, 2015</a></blockquote> <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script></p> <p>Another piece of debris with Chinese and Malaysian writing on it is not thought to be a part of the missing aircraft.</p> <p><blockquote class="twitter-tweet" tw-align-center lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">If this is wreckage from <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/MH370?src=hash">#MH370</a>, could the rest be found? <a href="http://t.co/qV3bY52hTc">http://t.co/qV3bY52hTc</a> <a href="http://t.co/UJEPXGmS9F">pic.twitter.com/UJEPXGmS9F</a></p>— CNN International (@cnni) <a href="https://twitter.com/cnni/status/627894180291805184">August 2, 2015</a></blockquote> <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script></p> <p>The Malaysian Airlines flight MH 370 was travelling from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing with 239 people on board. </p> <p><blockquote class="twitter-tweet" tw-align-center lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">Barnacles on debris could provide clues to <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/MH370?src=hash">#MH370</a> <a href="http://t.co/uzk2Zwq4OE">http://t.co/uzk2Zwq4OE</a> <a href="http://t.co/gWhXIE4wwP">pic.twitter.com/gWhXIE4wwP</a></p>— malaysiakini.com (@malaysiakini) <a href="https://twitter.com/malaysiakini/status/628120026202009600">August 3, 2015</a></blockquote> <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script></p> <p>An Australian led hunt for the missing aircraft has been scouring the southern Indian Ocean some 4,000 km east of Reunion.</p> <p>The huge hi-tech search for the Boeing 777, that went missing in March last year, has so far found nothing. </p> <p>Investigators can only say with certainty that the plane flew off course before crashing into the sea.</p> <p><blockquote class="twitter-tweet" tw-align-center lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">MH370 mystery: As debris floats up, Pune family waits for answers | <a href="http://t.co/s7v7efFMUN">http://t.co/s7v7efFMUN</a> <a href="http://t.co/mu5TAix7LO">pic.twitter.com/mu5TAix7LO</a></p>— The Indian Express (@IndianExpress) <a href="https://twitter.com/IndianExpress/status/628023755504140288">August 3, 2015</a></blockquote> <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script></p> <p>Aviation officials are due to issue a statement on any new developments later in the week.</p>