FBI probes deleted files on flight simulator

The US FBI, through its legal office in Kuala Lumpur continues to engage with appropriate Malaysian authorities and provide support where necessary to the Malaysian government in their investigation of the missing aircraft.

The US investigators are believed to be helping the Malaysians examine a home flight simulator belonging to one of the pilots of flight MH370 for clues.

The pilot is said to have deleted some files from the computer simulator. Teams from 26 countries are trying to find flight MH370, which went missing on 8 March with 239 people on board.

On Wednesday, US President Barack Obama said they have put every resource available at the disposal of the search process.