KUALA LUMPUR: An official from the United States (US) revealed “indications” that Malaysia Airlines (MAS) flight MH370 which went missing since March 8, may have crashed into an area where the Indian Ocean and the Andaman Sea merge and are sending the USS Kidd to the area to begin searching, reported ABC news. The official, however told ABC News that they needed 24 hours before the ship could be deployed to the area. “We have indications that the airplane has crashed into the Indian Ocean,” said the official. The individual also explained that there were also indications that the plane may have flown four to five hours after its last contact with radar. US military base Diego Garcia is located at the Indian Ocean.