Experts in France begin examining airplane debris found on Reunion Island

August 5, 2015 2:32 PM

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French air accident experts on Wednesday began examining the wing debris thought to be part of missing Malaysian Airlines Flight MH370.

A part known as a flaperon, already identified as coming from a Boeing 777, was found on a beach on the French Indian Ocean island of Reunion a week ago. The six-foot-long piece of metal is covered with marine crustaceans, which may solve the mystery of what happened to the aircraft that disappeared...

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