A report into the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 has revealed the locator-beacon battery in the flight data recorder (FDR) had passed its expiration date, an oversight that later triggered a fleet-wide check by the airline. MH370, a Boeing 777, disappeared March 8 last year while on a flight from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing. It was tracked deviating from its course to fly back toward Malaysia, and was believed to have flown off course for several hours over the southern Indian ...

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