Malaysian jet flew on autopilot

(AGI) Sydney, June 26 - New disclosures emerged on the MalaysiaAirlines jet that disappeared on March 8th, while flying fromKuala Lumpur to Beijing, with 239 people on board. Beforeplunging into the Indian Ocean with fuel tanks empty, theBoeing 777 was flying on autopilot and the captain and hisbackup remained "inert", without attempting any manoeuvres.These are the results of a new inquiry by the Australianauthorities that announced the established of a new searcharea, south of the currently delineated area, about 1,800kilometres north-west of Perth. . .

(AGI) Sydney, June 26 - New disclosures emerged on the MalaysiaAirlines jet that disappeared on March 8th, while flying fromKuala Lumpur to Beijing, with 239 people on board. Beforeplunging into the Indian Ocean with fuel tanks empty, theBoeing 777 was flying on autopilot and the captain and hisbackup remained "inert", without attempting any manoeuvres.These are the results of a new inquiry by the Australianauthorities that announced the established of a new searcharea, south of the currently delineated area, about 1,800kilometres north-west of Perth. . .