Early this morning, news reports have reported that an MAS flight bound for Beijing has lost contact with air controllers shortly after take off. It was expected to land in Beijing at 6.30am.
The flight was carrying over 200 passengers that included two infants and 12 crew members.
So far, there have been no further press statements from MAS besides the flight being reported missing and they are deploying all available resources to locate and track the missing flight.
At this time, search and rescue teams have been sent out to search the last known area the flight was spotted at.