Timeline/Pre-Flight/0000:13 MYT

MH370 DECODED
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Event Summary

00:00:13 MYT Saturday, 8 March 2014

Return to Timeline

ACARS re-established the datalink between the aircraft 9M-MRO and the service provider (SITA), via the satellite communications system. The satellite communications path had been transferred from the Pacific Ocean Region satellite to the Indian Ocean Region.


Event Details

  1. Safety Investigation Report MH370/01/2018 Appendix 1.9A


    Time
    16:00:13
    Trans
    46818050
    Direction
    Incoming Downlink
    AN
    9M-MRO
    FI
    MH0370
    Medium
    IOR2
    Machine
    MHKULKJACM001
    Raw DTG
    071600
    SMI
    MED
    Application
    RELAY
    Status
    Normal
    Message Type
    Established SATCOM
    Source/Destination
    QXSXMXS

    QU DPCCAMH
    .QXSXMXS 071600
    MED
    FI MH0370/AN 9M-MRO
    DT QXT IOR2 071600 S12A
    - 0ES160015S





Notes

  1. Source: Safety Investigation Report MH370/01/2018 2.5.1 Summary of Key Observations of the SATCOM Ground Station Logs

    Prior to take-off, the SATCOM Logged On (normally) a number of times, the last time being at 1600, when it sent a valid Flight ID to the Ground Earth Station (GES). The SATCOM link was available for both voice and data (known as Log-On Class 3).