HTMS Pattani is taking part in the search and rescue operation following the disappearance of Malaysian Airlines Flight MH 370 early on Saturday morning. The ship began taking part in the search from 6am Monday in the Straits of Malacca. Navy chief Adm Narong Pipattanasai on Sunday instructed the Navy Operations Centre that HTMS Pattani, […]
Malaysian civil aviation officials have asked their Thai counterparts to conduct aerial searches for the missing Malaysian Airlines jet along the sea off the eastern coast of southern Thailand, caretaker Transport Minister Chadchart Sittipunt said on Sunday.
The Royal Thai Navy is participating in the intervention. Naval vessels joined efforts to stop hundreds of barrels of oil from a pipeline leak in the Gulf of Thailand reaching the kingdom’s beaches. Roughly 50,000 litres of crude oil spilled into the sea on Saturday about 20km off the coast of the eastern province of Rayong, […]