Lost & Found


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Jul 19, 2004
Out of Bounds
It's claimed the wreckage of Korean Air Flight 858 - downed by a terrorist bomb in 1987 - has been found in the ocean.
Report: Wreckage found likely bombed Korean Air flight

A South Korean television network says the wreckage of Korean Air Flight 858, which exploded midair on Nov. 29, 1987, may have been found in the Andaman Sea near Myanmar following a yearlong investigation.

MBC reported Thursday the plane carrying 115 passengers and crew, bombed by North Korean spy Kim Hyon-hui, was never recovered following the attack.

The wreckage was detected using a 3D sonar. The South Korean television crew focused on an area after local fishermen spoke of a "large object" located about 164 feet beneath the water's surface.

The crew was able to identify a 33 foot-long wing-shaped object in the shadows of the seabed. An object that appeared to be an engine was also found, according to the report.

The fuselage of a plane, measuring about 90 feet long, was nearby as well, MBC reported. ...
FULL STORY: https://www.upi.com/Top_News/World-...-bombed-Korean-Air-flight/7141579792035/?sl=1