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    Malaysia Airlines Flight #370

    It's been days now since its disappearance.

    What happened to it?

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    Quote Originally Posted by foudroyant View Post
    It's been days now since its disappearance.

    What happened to it?
    I'm sure the "kidnapped by space aliens" is getting good play in the woo markets.

    It is a mystery and a tragedy though.

    My idle speculation - a bomb that caused a rapid decompression and took out all of the aircraft's electronics so no radio, no beacon. A rapid possibly near vertical descent from 35000 ft so loss of radar track. Near or at sea level the pilots managed to regain some control and flew on for another 10-15 minutes perpendicular to the original flight path, taking them 70-100 miles away from the prime search corridor. Then splash.

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    My understanding is it is far from unprecedented for it to take several days for wreckage to be located, so I expect us to at least have a location within a day or two, hopefully.
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    Lord Jesus, help them find the answer.

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    One has to consider the possibility of pilot suicide -- as happened 15 years ago with Egypt Air 990. I would certainly hope that's not the case, but it would be one of the explanations for the pilots not initiating SOME kind of warning / distress call / communication.

    Another, and probably more likely, is the "sudden catastrophic failure" like Beagle mentioned.

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    Quote Originally Posted by DesertBerean View Post
    Lord Jesus, help them find the answer.
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    Quote Originally Posted by firstfloor View Post
    If Jesus was on the case they would have landed safely and on time.
    God doesn't always answer every prayer with a "yes". Sometimes He allows fallen humanity to go their own way. And, yes, that means that sometimes the innocent suffer as well.

    And since that falls under God's sovereignty, I must leave it there.

    I also pray they find the answer soon for those who are missing loved ones.


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    Quote Originally Posted by mossrose View Post
    God doesn't always answer every prayer with a "yes". Sometimes He allows fallen humanity to go their own way. And, yes, that means that sometimes the innocent suffer as well.

    And since that falls under God's sovereignty, I must leave it there.

    I also pray they find the answer soon for those who are missing loved ones.
    Amen.

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    Quote Originally Posted by firstfloor View Post
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    This is really not an appropriate thread to be bashing Christians, FF.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Cow Poke View Post
    This is really not an appropriate thread to be bashing Christians, FF.
    I apologise to anyone who feels bashed by my last comment.
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