The plot thickens. Was it a desperate call? Who was the person using the phone trying to contact? Or did a telco tower just detect the phone? When will we know the real truth?
If the plane was flying that low that a telco tower could detect the cell phone, wouldn’t the plane have easily been detected by RMAF radar? Wouldn’t it have been blipping on the radar screen – unless the plane was too low, perhaps?
But Acting Transport Minister Hishammuddin Hussein says unless the NST report is verified, he is unable to comment.