China starts search for missing jet in Chinese territory

by Reuters
Tuesday, 18 March 2014 03:29 GMT

BEIJING, March 18 (Reuters) - China has begun to searching for a missing Malaysia Airlines jet with 239 passengers and crew on board in Chinese territory which covers a northern corridor through which the aircraft could have flown, said state news agency Xinhua on Tuesday, quoting Chinese Ambassador to Malaysia Huang Huikang.