From within a small conference room in Beijing, the families of the victims that went missing on MH370 were for the first time allowed to hear the last recorded conversation from the aircraft’s cockpit. CNN Ivan Watson, dissects the audio, and assesses the progress made so far.
It has been just over fifty days since the MH370 plane failed to land safely in its intended destination of Beijing. A multinational search has taken place, but as of yet, the progress of discovering what has happened to the aircraft still remains a mystery. The audio that was played on Tuesday, was a promising step in the right direction for the loved ones, who are understandably desperate to receive any additional information. However, it also poses the following question; why have the Malaysian Government withheld this information for so long?