• Malaysia Airlines went missing in March 2014 and has still not been found
  • Debris was discovered on Nosy Boraha island by Blaine Gibson, US pilot
  • Mr Gibson spotted new items on same beach and want relatives to identify 

James Dunn For Mailonline

A child’s Angry Birds bag and a Mensa laptop case believed to belong to the missing passengers of flight MH370 have been found on a beach in Madagascar.

The Malaysia Airlines flight disappeared in March 2014 on its way from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing and has never been found but two pieces of debris were discovered on Nosy Boraha island this year.

US lawyer Blaine Gibson has now found a series of other items on the same beach, which he believes are form the missing plane.

This Angry Birds bag is believed to belong to one of more than 200 passengers who went missing on the MH370 in March 2014

This Angry Birds bag is believed to belong to one of more than 200 passengers who went missing on the MH370 in March 2014

A Mensa laptop case was also among the items found by US lawyer Blaine Gibson on the same 11-mile stretch of beach where he found debris earlier this year

A Mensa laptop case was also among the items found by US lawyer Blaine Gibson on the same 11-mile stretch of beach where he found debris earlier this year

This appears to be a battered suitcase and is one of a series of bags found which suggests these are more than occasional items which have washed up by chance

This appears to be a battered suitcase and is one of a series of bags found which suggests these are more than occasional items which have washed up by chance

A number of bags have been discovered on the Nosy Boraha island this year and pictures have now been passed to Air Crash Support Australia

A number of bags have been discovered on the Nosy Boraha island this year and pictures have now been passed to Air Crash Support Australia

It is hoped that the support group will put out the images and friends or relatives of the passengers will be able to identify them 

It is hoped that the support group will put out the images and friends or relatives of the passengers will be able to identify them 

A single sandal (pictured) was also among the items found believed to belong to any of the 239 passengers

A single sandal (pictured) was also among the items found believed to belong to any of the 239 passengers

Also found was a white ladies handbag, the plastic outer cracked in various places

Also found was a white ladies handbag, the plastic outer cracked in various places

Also found was this brown satchel that was laid out on the grass to be photographed before the images were handed over to Air Crash Support Australia

Also found was this brown satchel that was laid out on the grass to be photographed before the images were handed over to Air Crash Support Australia

An old camera case, with a rusted metal bolt on the right is seen pictured on the sand on the island

An old camera case, with a rusted metal bolt on the right is seen pictured on the sand on the island

This appears to be a suitcase but has clearly been totally destroyed on its journey to the island

This appears to be a suitcase but has clearly been totally destroyed on its journey to the island

It is thought that this was once a rucksack belonging to one of the victims but it is now nothing more than rags

It is thought that this was once a rucksack belonging to one of the victims but it is now nothing more than rags

The debris was found on Riake beach on the island of Nosy Boraha, off the coast of Madagascar in Africa

The debris was found on Riake beach on the island of Nosy Boraha, off the coast of Madagascar in Africa

Mr Gibson said: ‘I found them on the same 11-mile stretch of beach where I found suspected aircraft parts so it is important that they are investigated properly,’ reports the BBC. 

He has given the pictured to campaign group Air Crash Support Australia in the hope that friends and relatives may come forward and identify them if they belong to any of the 239 passengers.

Among the items was a tattered Angry Birds bag, stained after what would have been more than a year in the sea.

There is a frayed laptop case, inscribed with the Mensa logo – an organisation joined by the world’s most intelligent people.

Also found was a white ladies handbag, the plastic outer cracked in various places.

A series of other bags are also included in the recovered items, including a brown chequered satchel which is stained by salt which has dried and congealed on the outside.

Another faded and rusted satchel was found among what it believed are the personal effects form the cabin

Another faded and rusted satchel was found among what it believed are the personal effects form the cabin

It has now been two years since the plane disappeared in the Indian Ocean and it has still not been found, despite an international effort

It has now been two years since the plane disappeared in the Indian Ocean and it has still not been found, despite an international effort

There was nothing left inside the bag but sand by the time it had made it onto the shores of the island

There was nothing left inside the bag but sand by the time it had made it onto the shores of the island

Some of the items were unrecognisable by the time they arrived, perhaps having broken off into smaller parts

Some of the items were unrecognisable by the time they arrived, perhaps having broken off into smaller parts

Another ruined rucksack was found on the shores, with only the broken buckles and the lining remaining

Another ruined rucksack was found on the shores, with only the broken buckles and the lining remaining

It has now been two years since the plane disappeared in the Indian Ocean and it has still not been found, despite an international effort. 

Malaysia said it will host a two-day meeting with Australia and China beginning Monday to discuss next steps in the fruitless search.

Malaysian state-run Bernama news agency late Saturday quoted a Transport Ministry official saying the meeting would focus on ‘the future direction of the search operation for MH370′.

The three countries have said previously they will call off the Australian-lead hunt for the Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 if nothing is found in a designated search area in the remote Indian Ocean.

What appears to be another small white satchel, thought to belong to a passenger, was washed up

What appears to be another small white satchel, thought to belong to a passenger, was washed up

It has now been two years since the plane disappeared in the Indian Ocean and it has still not been found, despite an international effort. File image of a Malaysia Airlines plane

It has now been two years since the plane disappeared in the Indian Ocean and it has still not been found, despite an international effort. File image of a Malaysia Airlines plane

A patrol vessel of Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency searches in the international effort to find the plane, which has been fruitless so far 

A patrol vessel of Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency searches in the international effort to find the plane, which has been fruitless so far 

So far 65,500 square miles (105,000 square kilometres) of the 75,000-square-mile seafloor search zone has been covered without success.

Recent bad weather has delayed the expected completion of the search to August, Australian authorities said earlier this month.

The jet disappeared en route from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing with 239 passengers and crew on board in March 2014, and is presumed to have crashed into the sea far off Western Australia’s coast.

Several pieces of debris have been found thousands of miles from the suspected crash area but they have so far shed no light on what caused the disaster.

 

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