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MH370 relatives view Indonesia crash with empathy, and envy

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Families of those on Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 can only imagine what happened to them, and can only hope to one day know for sure. Families of those on Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 can only imagine what happened to them, and can only hope to one day know for sure.
BEIJING -

The images of bodies and wreckage from AirAsia Flight 8501 floating in Indonesian waters are serving as another reminder to relatives of those lost aboard another flight 10 months ago, that they still don't have any answers.

Families of those on Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 can only imagine what happened to them, and can only hope to one day know for sure. A woman whose sister was on the missing plane says families have been living in "anxiety, fear and hate."

The jetliner disappeared after veering off course and flying for hours with its communications systems disabled. It is thought to have crashed about 1,100 miles off Australia's west coast. But no trace of the aircraft or the 239 people aboard - most of whom were Chinese - has been found.

On hearing the news that the AirAsia plane had lost contact Sunday morning, relatives of those on the Malaysia Air flight say, they immediately sympathized with the families who were now in the same position they had been in on March 8.

Two days later, with debris spotted in the sea, it was already a different story. Some families of the Flight 370 victims say they felt a sort of envy for those who now knew the fate of their loved ones.

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