Chinese Antarctic exploration team members aboard Chinese icebreaker Xuelong (Snow Dragon), search for missing Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 over the southern Indian Ocean, March 23, 2014. The icebreaker, travelling at full speed, was about 770 sea mile from the search area of the missing jet up to 10:00 Sunday. (Xinhua/Zhang Jiansong)
Chinese icebreaker Xuelong to arrive at search area Tuesday
ABOARD XUELONG, March 23 (Xinhua) -- Chinese icebreaker Xuelong is expected to arrive Tuesday at the area in the southern Indian Ocean where possible debris of the missing Malaysian jetliner MH370 had been spotted in satellite images.
The long-serving Antarctic research vessel is still some 650 miles (1046 km) away from the search area, and it will take the icebreaker another 40 hours to get there. Full story