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On March 8, 2014, Malaysia flight 370 was lost en route from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing. All 239 people on board are presumed dead.

Now Malaysian, Australian, French, and Boeing officials confirm that a flaperon, a part of the wing, that washed up on Reunion Island last week was part of MH370.

Reunion is over 3,500 miles from Kuala Lumpur.

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This is another fascinating turn to the mystery.

Miles Angle

Malaysia losing two jets within a year, MH17 was shot down over Ukraine, has devastated the company, which is in the middle of re-branding and shrinking. It has ditched half of its A380s, meaning it only operates the plane between London and Kuala Lumpur. You can book that flight for 70,000 American Airlines miles in a luxurious First Class, and award space is good since the bad publicity has kept people from buying Malaysia Airlines tickets.