(News.com.au) Rescue teams are now within "several” kilometres of what they are now confident are the black box flight recorders from missing Malaysian plane MH370, Prime Minister Tony Abbott has revealed.
But he said they were now engaged in a race against time to find it as the signal starts to fade.
The Prime Minister will meet personally with Chinese President Xi Jinping in Beijing this afternoon to update him on the latest efforts to find the black box, hinting that it would soon be located.
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"We have very much narrowed down the search area...we have now had a series of detections, some for quite a long period of time."