A Chinese patrol ship, searching for the missing Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777-200 in the southern Indian Ocean waters, has detected what it called “a pulse signal” after it deployed a flight recorder—also known as a black box—detector, Xinhua News Agency reported Saturday morning. According to Xinhua, the pulse signal—which was picked up at around 25 degrees south latitude and 101 degrees east longitude—had a frequency of 37.5kHz per second. “It is ...

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