UK satellite operator Inmarsat is to offer a free, basic tracking service to all the world’s passenger airliners.
The offer follows the case of Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, which disappeared without trace on 8 March.
Inmarsat offers free airline tracking – Executive Salad
It was very brief electronic “pings” from Inmarsat equipment on the lost plane that prompted investigators to look for wreckage in the Indian Ocean.
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The search for Flight MH370 will enter a new phase with intensified searches over a larger area of the south Indian Ocean floor following a trilateral meeting in Canberra between Malaysia, China and Australia.
Malaysia says next phase of action for the MH370 search and rescue mission will be discussed in Australia next week.
The preliminary report on the disappearance of Flight MH370 is expected to be made public today.