JAKARTA, Indonesia—Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 was never detected on Indonesian radar because the aircraft never flew over Indonesian air space, says Indonesia’s Defence Minister, Purnomo Yusgiantoro. He disputes news reports that have said MH370 flew over the northern tip of Sumatra. According to Purnomo, the aircraft flew further north of the island. The Indonesian air force does have a longstanding requirement for more ground-based radars, but Purnomo says the additional ...
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