Bluefin-21 AUV Begins Fifth Mission in Search for MH370 Aircraft
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Up to 11 military aircraft and 12 ships will assist in today’s search for missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370.
Today the Australian Maritime Safety Authority has planned a visual search area totaling approximately 51,870 square kilometers, across three areas.
Overnight Bluefin-21 AUV completed another mission in the underwater search area and has commenced mission five.
Bluefin-21 has searched approximately 110 square kilometers to date. Data analysis from the fourth mission did not provide any contacts of interest.
Press Release, April 18, 2014; Image: Bluefin