Beckenham woman gets 'I love you mummy' text from daughter on faulty Malaysia Airlines flight

News Shopper: A Malaysian Airlines flight was forced to make an emergency landing yesterday A Malaysian Airlines flight was forced to make an emergency landing yesterday

A Beckenham mother heard how her daughter thought she was going to die as her Malaysian Airlines flight was forced to make an unscheduled landing.

Jenny Barbaro, 61, recieved a text from her daughter Luisa, 26, yesterday (March 24) that simply read: "I love you mummy". 

The passenger had been on a plane from Kuala Lumpur in Malaysia to Seoul, South Korea, when crew told travellers to prepare for an emergency water landing in the early hours of the morning. 

It has been reported the daughter feared the worst when the plane had to land in Hong Kong following an electrical fault. 

Mrs Barbaro said: "She thought she was going to die. She said one of the engines sounded really weird.

"Eventually she phoned me when she was on the ground and said they had made an emergency landing at Hong Kong."

The news comes as Malaysian authorities announce it must be assumed the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 crashed into the southern Indian Ocean, with no survivors.

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9:51am Tue 25 Mar 14

bnorther says...

Ohh how can we possibly crowbar an international story that has absolutely nothing to do with Bromley into Newsshopper?
Ohh how can we possibly crowbar an international story that has absolutely nothing to do with Bromley into Newsshopper? bnorther
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1:44pm Tue 25 Mar 14

C¥dne¥ says...

How comes none else has hot this story about this flight abd its emergency landing? Surely they would of said it made a emergency landing at hong kong?

None of it makes sense to be honest!
How comes none else has hot this story about this flight abd its emergency landing? Surely they would of said it made a emergency landing at hong kong? None of it makes sense to be honest! C¥dne¥
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2:23pm Tue 25 Mar 14

BeckenhamNugget says...

The Daily Mail has already picked up this riveting story...

http://www.dailymail
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The Daily Mail has already picked up this riveting story... http://www.dailymail .co.uk/news/article- 2587692/Malaysian-Ai rline-flight-diverte d-Hong-Kong-electric al-issue-search-miss ing-flight.html BeckenhamNugget
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