U.S. Aids Search for Missing Malaysian Airliner
U.S. Navy photo by Senior Chief Petty Officer Chris D. Boardman
The USS Pinckney and USS Kidd are conducting search-and-rescue operations in the Gulf of Thailand in support of the Malaysian government, a Pentagon spokesman said, March 10. 2014. A P-3 Orion from Kadena Air Base, Japan, and the USNS John Ericsson are also providing assistance in the search for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, which disappeared during a flight from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing.