After over two weeks of speculation, the Malaysian Prime Minister announced today that Malaysian Air flight #370 crashed into the southern Indian Ocean
. “This is a remote location, far from any possible landing sites. It is therefore with deep sadness and regret that I must inform you that, according to this new data, flight MH370 ended in the southern Indian Ocean.”
The jet vanished March 8 with 289 people on board after it took off from Kuala Lampur bound for Beijing.