KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 4 (Bernama) — The French prosecutor have confirmed that the flaperon found on the Reunion Island is from Malaysia Airlines flight MH370.
According to Reuters, The French prosecutor said a technician from Airbus Defense and Space (ADS-SAU) in Spain, which had made the part for Boeing, had formally identified one of three numbers found on the flaperon as being the serial number of the MH370 Boeing 777.
“It is therefore possible to confirm with certainty that the flaperon found on Reunion island on July 29, 2015 corresponds to the one from flight MH370,” the prosecutor said in a statement.
The flaperon, was found on the shore of the French-governed island on July 29.
Flight MH370 from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing disappeared from the radar on March 8, 2014 with 239 passengers and crew.
On Aug 6, this year, Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak confirmed that the parts of the flaperon found on France’s territory, The Reunion Island was part of the aircraft.