KUALA LUMPUR Oct 7 Malaysia said on Friday that
a piece of plane debris discovered in Mauritius was from missing
Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, which disappeared in March 2014
with 239 passengers and crew on board.
The Boeing 777 disappeared on its way from Kuala Lumpur to
Beijing, sparking a two-year search has turned up few leads.
Analysis by the Australian Transport Safety Bureau had found
that the debris was consistent with the trailing edge of an
aircraft wing, Transport Minister Liow Tiong Lai said in a
Two pieces of plane debris were previously confirmed as
being from the missing jet. The first was recovered from the
French island of Reunion in July 2015, while the second was
found on the island of Pemba, off the coast of Tanzania.
(Reporting by Rozanna Latiff; Editing by Paul Tait)