Planes and ships involved in Malaysia jet search
PERTH, Australia (AP) — An intense search is underway in the southern Indian Ocean for signs of debris from the Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 that crashed into the sea after it went missing on March 8. A list of the countries taking part and what they have sent to help the search overseen by Australia from a military base near the southwestern city of Perth:
Four military P-3 Orion planes; four civilian planes; the navy supply ship HMAS Success.
Two Ilyushin IL-76 planes; the polar supply ship Snow Dragon; the warships Kunlunshan, Haikou and Qiandaohu.
Two military P-3 Orion planes.
One military P-3 Orion plane; one civilian plane.
One military P-8 Poseidon plane.
One military P-3 Orion plane.