It has been three years and seven months since flight MH370 vanished in the. helicopter and boat, but found "nothing suspected of having any connection to a plane" About 200 police officers were. Whether the plane wreckage found on a tiny Indian Ocean island is part of missing flight MH370 could be determined in the next 24 hours But the investigation efforts could be hampered by an active volcano on the southeastern side of. Photographer Lionel Ghighi, who took the latest photos, was actually leaning out of another helicopter at the time Mr Ghighi, who comes from Reunion Island, described feeling the heat of the eruptions from his flight Lionel said "The. Residents of Reunion Island beachcombers on the island a French territory in the Indian Ocean east of Madagascar stumbled across a washedup piece of plane debris that likely belonged to missing Malaysian Airlines. SAINTANDR&201, FranceA fevered hunt for more wreckage from missing flight MH370 on La Reunion island turned up no new clues Sunday He said islanders were also dumbfounded that after cursory helicopter flights the day after the. A fevered hunt for more wreckage from missing flight MH370 on La Reunion island turned up no new clues Sunday as He said islanders were also dumbfounded that after cursory helicopter flights the day after the wing part was found,. Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia CNNFrance is stepping up the search off Reunion Island for debris from missing Flight MH370 as Malaysia insists and security forces will carry out foot patrols as well as helicopter and naval searches The. PARIS France will reduce its search efforts for debris from missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 after a 10day search of the beaches and coastal waters off Reunion island in the Indian of ocean using a plane, helicopters and a ship,. A French law enforcement helicopter is scouring the waters around Reunion in hopes of spotting more debris, and Malaysian authorities were headed to the island and to Toulouse two children were on the doomed flight, told.