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Search pings no longer thought to be from MH370

A U.S. Navy official said four acoustic pings at the centre of the search for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370, which disappeared in March, are no longer believed to be from the aircraft's black boxes, according to a report by CNN.

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Search teams 'continue to work' to find missing plane

A US Navy spokesman told ITV News:

The U.S. has been working cooperatively with our Malaysian, Australian and international partners for more than 2 months in an effort to locate MH370.

Mike Dean's comments today were speculative and premature, as we continue to work with our partners to more thoroughly understand the data acquired by the Towed Pinger Locator.

As such, we would defer to the Australians, as the lead in the search effort, to make additional information known at the appropriate time.

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