PARIS – Marc Dugain – A former French airline CEO – Marc Dugain claimed that the US may have shot down Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 and then covered it up, PakistanTribe received international media reports.
According to an article written by Marc Dugain Malaysian Airlines missing flight MH370 was shot down by the US.
He believes that the Boeing 777 may have got into trouble and as it was approaching the US military base on the British territory of Diego Garcia in the Indian Ocean, it was shot down by mistake.
He added that 9/11 incident had made US forces more careful not only for fighter jets but also for the airlines. US forces may have feared the plane was attempting a 9/11 style attack on the base, Dugain said.
“It’s an extremely powerful military base. It’s surprising that the Americans have lost all trace of this aircraft. Without getting into conspiracy theories, it is a possibility that the Americans stopped this plane,” Dugain said.
He said that plane was flying very low and its flight was not normal that made US military remember about 9/11.
He added that there were witness in the Maldives, the nearest islands to Diego Garcia about 500 kilometers to the north, who claim to have seen a “huge plane flying at a really low altitude” with Malaysian Airlines colors flying toward Diego Garcia.
It is pertinent to mention that Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 was disappeared on 8 March 2014 carrying 227 passengers and 12 crew. The Boeing 777 had left Kuala Lumpur at 00.41 for Beijing Airport but lost contact with air traffic controllers at around 01.22am as it crossed the South China Sea.
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