The Search for Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370

The Search for Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370


While the mystery surrounding Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 still haunts searchers, experienced rescuers and scientists have collaborated across geo-political boundaries to seek answers on behalf of victim’s families, the affected airline, and public around the world concerned over the incident.

Of particular interest in this regard is the cartography of the search. Understanding the obstacles searchers come up against while looking for answers is the key to understanding the resons the aircraft has not yet been found.

In our latest infographic, presented below, we depict how cartography and science have come together since March 2014, the time the plane disappeared between Beijing and Kuala Lumpur.



Source: USC Geographic Information Science 

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