Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 took off from Kuala Lumpur on March 8, 2014, headed for Beijing. It never arrived. All 227 passengers and 12 crew are presumed dead after radar data showed the Boeing 777's last recorded position over a remote part of the southern Indian Ocean.
Here, we list the passengers who were on board the flight.
An Wenlan, 63, Chinese
One of a group of 24 Chinese artists who had travelled to Kuala Lumpur to attend an art exhibition. Resident of Habahe county in Northern Xinjiang province.
Bao Yuanhua, 63, Chinese and Liu Rusheng, 76, Chinese
Both Bao and Liu had travelled to Kuala Lumpur to attend an art exhibition. Bao was director of Nanjing's Social and Technology Statistic Bureau.
Bai Xiaomo, 37, Canadian and Muktesh Mukherjee, 42, Canadian
Chinese-born Bai and her husband Muktesh Mukherjee had been returning from a holiday to Vietnam. The pair lived in Beijing with sons Mirav, 9, and Miles, 2.
Bian Maoqin, 67, Chinese
Originally from Tianjin, it was Bian’s very first time travelling overseas.
Bian Liangjing, 27, Chinese
A dentistry graduate from Shijiazhuang in Hebei, Bian Liangjing left his wife and infant daughter one year ago to work as a construction worker in Singapore. He was on a transfer flight to Beijing – his first flight back home.
Mohdhassim Bibynazli, 62, Malaysian
Known as Biby, the wife of former Celcom chief executive officer Datuk Mohamed Ramli Abbas, was travelling with her two daughters, Dina, 30 and Maria, 32 as well as her younger sister Noorida.
Nikolai Brodskii, 43, Russian
A resident of the Siberian city of Irkutsk, Brodskii was a scuba diving instructor who was returning to Russia from a diving holiday in Bali, Indonesia. He is a husband and father of sons aged 17 and 11.
Rodney Burrows, 59, and Mary Burrows, 54, Australian
Rodney and Mary Burrows were travelling with their friends Catherine and Robert Lawton. The Burrows, parents of two adult daughters and a son, had just moved house a fortnight before the flight.
Cao Rui, 32, Chinese
Huan Peen Chan, 46, Malaysian
Known as Jesse, he was an engineer at Malaysian company Freescale Semiconductor, one of 20 employees the company confirmed was on the flight. Lived in Kuala Lumpur with his wife Janet and their two children Xanthus and Lukas
Che Junzhang, 68, Chinese
Wife of Zhang Jinquan, Che was part of the group of Chinese artists who had travelled to Kuala Lumpur to attend the art exhibition
Chen Jian, 58, Chinese
Chen Changjun, 35, Chinese
Chen Wei, 43, and Tan Sioh Peng, 41, Malaysian
The couple were on holiday without their children aged 15 and 11. Son Eric Chen, 15, said his parents had skipped their routine of praying at a temple near their house in Klang before going on their trip.
Chen Yun, 57, Chinese
Retriee returning home from a trip in Nepal with friends, transiting through Malaysia.
Kar Mooi Chew, 31, Malaysian
Maybank employee travelling to Beijing for work. Her mother thought she had left on March 6th and had no idea she was on the flight.
Chuang Hsiu-ling, 45, Taiwanese
Travelling with her husband and elder son on a business trip to Beijing.
Chng Mei, 33, Malaysian
An engineer working for Eastman Chemical Co. in Pittsburgh in Pennsylvania, she was returning to the US via Beijing.
Oleg Chustrak, 45, Ukranian
Dai Shuling, 58, Chinese
Worked for a Chinese software company. Wife of Wang Rui and mother of Jiao Weiwei.
Anne Daisy, 56, Malaysian
Surti Dahlia, 50, Dutch
Described as an “independent” woman by her friends, Dahlia was born in Indonesia, lived in the Netherlands and had gone to Malaysia for vacation. Dahlia’s friends say that she had been looking forward to the holiday and the chance to meet a man that she had gotten to know over the internet.
Sergii Deineka, 45, Ukranian
Di Jiabin, 36, Chinese
Mohamedyu Dina, 30, Malaysian
Daughter of Datin Biby Nazli Mohd Hassim.
Ding Ying, 28, Chinese
Gradaute of Beijing Foreign Studies University's International Business School.
Ding Lijun, 43, Chinese
Returning to China for a family reunion for the first time after relocating to Singapore for work in the construction industry.
Ding Ying, 62, Chinese
Dong Guowei, 48, Chinese
A painter and art teacher in Nanjing. One of a group of 24 Chinese artists who had travelled to Kuala Lumpur to attend an art exhibition.
Dou Yunshan, 61, Chinese
Travelling with wife Zhang Yanhui. Formerly a senior official of Qinhuangdao's Administration of Work Safety in Hebei.
Du Wen. 50, Chinese
Dalian resident working for a shipping company.
Feng Dong, 21, Chinese
From Lianyungang in Jiangsu province, living at working in Singapore.
Feng Jixin, 70, Chinese
A painter from Anhui province, One of a group of 24 Chinese artists who had travelled to Kuala Lumpur to attend an art exhibition. Former deputy secretary of Liuan city-level propaganda department.
Fu Baofeng, 28, Chinese
One of a group of 24 Chinese artists who had travelled to Kuala Lumpur to attend an art exhibition.
Gan Tao, 44, Chinese
Gan Fuxiang, 49, Chinese
Gao Ge, 27, Chinese
Gu Naijun, 31, Australian
Born in Shanghai, studied in Sydney. Split her time between Australia and China.
Guan Huajin, 34, Malaysian
A Penang-born engineer who had been on her way to Beijing for a business trip. She was an employee of US technology company Freescale Semiconductor.
Guan Wenjie, 35, Chinese
Han Jing, 53, Chinese
Noorida Hashim, 57, Malaysian
Retired employee of Kuala Lumpur City Hall, travelling to Beijing on a holiday.
Hou Aiqin, 45, Chinese
Hou Bo, 35, Chinese
Marketing director of a ibicn.com, a B2B commerce website. One of a group of 24 Chinese artists who had travelled to Kuala Lumpur to attend an art exhibition.
Hu Siwan, 3, Chinese
Hu Xiaoning, 34, Chinese
Used to work for the Beijing air force.
Huang Yi, 30, Chinese
Huang Tianhui, 43, Chinese
Hue Puiheng, 43, Chinese
Jia Ping, 32, Chinese
Jiang Cuiyun, 62, Chinese
Jiang Xueren, 62, Chinese
Jiang Ying, 27, Chinese
Jiao Weiwei, Chinese, 32
Married to Wang Rui, also onboard. The mother of Wang Moheng, the flight's youngest passenger.
Jiao Wenxue, 58, Chinese
Father of fellow passenger Jiao Weiwei.
Jee Jing Hang, 41, Malaysian
Businessman, 40, on trip to Beijing.
Ju Kun, 32, Chinese
Martial artist travelling to Beijing on a business trip. Ju worked on 2013 film The Grandmaster as assistant to Yuen Woo-ping, the action choreographer.
Kang Xu, 34, Chinese
Tiongmeng Koh, 40, Malaysian
Chetana Kolekar, 55, Indian
Swandand Kolekar, 23, Indian
Vinod Kolekar, 59, Indian
Christian Kozel, 30, Austrian
Did not board the flight, his passport was used by an Iranian man.
Catherine Lawton, 54 and Robert Lawton, 58, Australian
Married couple from Queensland who were travelling with their good friends the Burrowses (also on board) on a holiday.
Lee Kahkin, 32, Malaysian
Lee Sewchum, 55, Malaysian
Li Yanlin, 29, Chinese
Employee of Chinese telecommunications company ZTE travelling on a business trip.
Li Zhi, 41, Chinese
Li Guohui, 56, Chinese
Li Hongjing, 20, Chinese
Li Jie, 27, Chinese
Travelling with four colleagues on a business trip.
Li Mingzhong, 69, Chinese
A calligrapher. One of a group of 24 Chinese artists who had travelled to Kuala Lumpur to attend an art exhibition.
Li Wenbo, 29, Chinese
A graduate from the Communications University of China who was soon to be married.
Li Yan, 31, Chinese
From Henan province, returning form a holiday in Malaysia with her husband and four other friends, also on board.
Li Yuan, 33, Australian
Partner in a Beijing startup software firm, married to Gu Naijun, also on board.
Li Yuchen, 27, Chinese
Hubei native who held a doctoral degree from Cambridge. Working for a multinational corporation based in Beijing.
Li Zhijin, 30, Chinese
A painter. One of a group of 24 Chinese artists who had travelled to Kuala Lumpur to attend an art exhibition.
Li Zhixin, 35, Chinese
Li Le, 36, Chinese
Li was returning to his home in Chengde, Hebei province. Worked in real estate doing business in Malaysia and had a seven year old daighter.
Liang Luyang, 60, Chinese
Liang Xuyang, 30, Chinese
Engineer working for Huawei, originally from Dalian.
Lim Powchua, 43, Malaysian
Lin Annan, 27, Chinese
Lin Mingfeng, 34, Chinese
Liu Fengying, 65, Chinese
Liu Jinpeng, 33, Chinese
Liu Qiang, 40, Chinese
Construction worker from Shandong province who had worked in Singapore for over four years. He had decided to go travelling while on a two week break from work.
Liu Shunchao, 46, Chinese
Liu Zhongfu, 72, Chinese
A painter from Dalian, Liaoning province. One of a group of 24 Chinese artists who had travelled to Kuala Lumpur to attend an art exhibition.
Lou Baotang, 79, Chinese
A calligrapher. One of a group of 24 Chinese artists who had travelled to Kuala Lumpur to attend an art exhibition.
Lu Jianhua, 57, Chinese
An architect travelling on business.
Lu Xianchu, 33, Chinese
A graduate of Peking University.
Lui Ching, 45, Chinese
The only Hong Kong resident onboard.
Luo Wei, 29, Chinese
A professional driver from Zhengzhou, Henan province.
Ma Wenshi, 57, Chinese
Ma Jun, 33, Chinese
Memetjan Abula (Maimaitijiang Abula) , 35, Chinese
A painter and art teacher from Kashgar, Xinjiang province. One of a group of 24 Chinese artists who had travelled to Kuala Lumpur to attend an art exhibition.Travelling abroad for the first time.
Mao Tugui, 72, Chinese
A painter and member of the Sichuan Artists Assosciation.
Luigi Maraldi, 37, Italian
Did not board the flight; his passport was used by an Iranian man.
Nor Fadzillah Mat Rahim, 39, Malaysian
Nicole Meng, 4, American
Meng Bing, 40, Chinese
Meng, Fanquan, 70, Chinese
Mohamed Yunus Ramli Maria, 52, Malaysian
Pouri Nour Mohammad, 18, Iranian and Delavar Seyed Mohammadreza, 29, Iranian
Both Mohammad and Mohammadreza used Iranian passports to fly from Doha to Kuala Lumpur before boarding the MH370 flight to Beijing using stolen documents. Media reports have indicated that both men were seeking a new life in Europe. Mohammad had been hoping to join his mother in Germany, and had planned to transit from Beijing to Amsterdam and finally Frankfurt.
Selamat Mohdkhairulamri, 29, Malaysian
An aviation engineer employed by a private jet charter company, travelling to Beijing for work. Father of a 15-month-old daughter.
Sofuan Ibrahim Mohamad, 33, Malaysian
Mohamad had received an international posting from Malaysia's Ministry of International Trade and Industry and was on his way to Beijing to report for work.
Razahan Zamani Muhammad, 24, Malaysian
Suhaili Mustafa, 31, Malaysian
Freescale employee, planning to stay in Beijing for one month.
Maylim Ng, 37, Malaysian
Norliakmar Hamid, 33m Malaysian
Travelling to Beijing on her honeymoon with Razahan Zamani Muhammad, also onboard
Ouyang Xin, 38, Chinese
Puspanathan Subramanian, 34, Malaysian
A marketing manager whose children cried when he left his house to go to the airport. According to Puspanathan's grandfather, both children "acted weirdly and did not want [their father] to leave the house". Puspanathan nearly cancelled his flight but still ended up leaving.
Safuan Ramlan, 32, Malaysian
Chandrika Sharma, 51, Indian
Director of the International Collective in Support of Fishworkers (ICSF) in Chennai, en route to Mongolia for a conference.
Shi Xianwen, 26, Chinese
From Anyang, Henan procince, Returning home from a business trip in Australia.
Kranti Shirsath, 44, Indian
A chemistry lecturer on her way to North Korea to visit her husband who works there for the international nonprofit Concern Worldwide. The couple have two sons in primary school.
Sim Kengwei, 53, Malaysian
Firman Siregar, 25, Indonesian
Siregar had recently been employed by American-owned oil company Schlumberger.and was participating in an orientation in Malaysia. He graduated from the Bandung Institute of Technology.
Song Feifei, 32, Chinese
An employee with consultign firm TSDco.
Song Chunling, 60, Chinese
Song Kun, 25, Chinese
A construction worker in Singapore employed by a Chinese company that was based in Anhui province. Song had worked in Singapore since September 2013.
Su Qiangguo, 71, Chinese
Wife of Zhang Siming, also on board.
Ferry Indra Suadaya, 42, Indonesian
Herry Indra Suadaya, 35, Indonesian
Lo Sugianto, 47, Indonesian
Tan Teikhin, 32, Malaysian
Tan Ahmeng, 46, Malaysian
Tan had been travelling with his Taiwanese wife, Chuang Hsiu-ling, and son to Beijing for a vacation.
Tan Weichew, 19, Malaysian
The son of Tan Ahmeng and Chuang Hsiu-ling.
Tan Chongling, 48, Malaysian
Tang Xudong, 31, Chinese
Tang Xuezhu, 57, Chinese
Tanurisam Indrasuria, 57, Indonesian
Tee Linkeong, 50, Malaysian
Teoh Kimlun, 36, Malaysian
Tian Junwei, 29, Chinese
An engineer for Huawei who had been stationed in Malaysia since 2012, Tian was originally from Wendeng county, Shandong province.
Tian Qingjun, 51, Chinese
Tian and his wife Xie Liping worked in the finance industry and were returning home after accompanying their son to Melborne.
Tong Soonlee, 31, Malaysian
Worked with US technology firm Freescale Semiconductor.
Vinny Chynthyatio, 47, Malaysian
Wan Hockkhoon, 42, Malaysian
Wang Shouxian, 69, Chinese
Wang Shu, 61, Chinese
Wang Xianjun, 61, Chinese
Wang Chunhua, 34, Chinese
Wang Chunyong, 43, Chinese
A former teacher and lawyer of De Yi Jun Da law firm in Shandong province.
Wang Dan, 54, Chinese
Wang Haitao, 26, Chinese
Wang Houbin, 28, Chinese
The manager of an art website.
Wang Linshi, 59, Chinese
A member of the Jiangsu Artists Association. Husband of fellow passenger Xiong Deming.
Wang Willysurijanto, 53, Indonesian
Wang Yonggang, 27, Chinese
Wang worked in China’s Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT). He was a top student in his high school, received the highest score on the college entrance examination in Funing country and graduated from Peking University.
Wang Yonghui, 33, Chinese
Originally from Hebei, Wang had been working in Singapore.
Wang Yongqiang, 30, Chinese
A construction worker in Singapore who had been on his way home to Hebei province for a family reunion.
Wang Lijun, 49, Chinese
Wang Ximin, 50, New Zealander
Wang Rui, 35, Chinese
A board member for Boston Consulting Group.
Wang Moheng, 2, Chinese
The youngest passenger on flight MH370. The son of Wang Rui and Jiao Weiwei, Wang Moheng was only 23 months old at the time of the flight’s disappearance. According to friends, his parents had taken him on his first overseas trip to “escape the bad air” of Beijing.
Ambre Wattrelos, 14, French
Believed to be the sister of Hadrien Wattrelos and the daughter of Laurence Wattrelos.
Hadrien Wattrelos, 17, French and Zhao Yan, 18, French
Two high school sweethearts who attended Lycee Francais International de Pekin, also known as the French School of Beijing.
Laurence Wattrelos, 52, French
Believed to be the mother of Hadrien and Ambre. Listed as vice president of the parent-teacher association of the French School of Beijing.
Paul Weeks, 39, New Zealander
A mechanical engineer who had been on his way to a new job in Mongolia. He planned to return as often as possible to his home in Perth, Australia, where he left his wife and two young sons.
Wen Yongsheng, 34, Chinese
Wen Hao, 32, Chinese
Weng Mei, 39, Chinese
Originally from Henan, Weng was the owner of a cosmetics company.
Wong Saisang, 53, Malaysian
A senior marketing manager at Malaysia Land Properties. According to his wife, Wong had not been scheduled for MH370 but had taken the plane after missing an earlier flight.
Philip Wood, 51, American
An IBM executive who had worked in Bejing in the past two years. He was described by friends as an “adventurous” person who was on his last trip to China before taking up a position in Kuala Lumpur
Xie Liping, 51, Chinese
The wife of fellow passenger Tian Qingjun.
Xin Xixi, 32, Chinese
Xing Fengtao, 36, Chinese
Xing worked in the trade industry and travelled between Malaysia and Beijing on flight MH370 over a dozen of times a year. He was planning to marry his girlfriend this year.
Xing Qiao, 27, Chinese
An employee of Shell who graduated from Jilin Univeristy and completed graduate studies at the University of Southern California. Xing was a Harbin resident.
Xiong Deming, 63, Chinese
The wife of Wang Linshi. Described by her son as “sweet and thoughtful”.
Xu Chuane, 57, Chinese
Ya Na, 26, Chinese
Yan Ling, 29, Chinese
Yan Peng, 29, Chinese
The husband of fellow passenger Zhang Meng.
Yan Xiao, 27, Chinese
Yang Li, 35, Chinese
Yang Ailing, 60, Chinese
Yang Jiabao, 26, Chinese
Yang had been returning from a trip to Malaysia with her mother.
Yang Meihua, 65, Chinese
Yang Qingyuan, 57, Chinese
Yang Xiaoming, 59, Chinese
Yao Jianfeng, 70, Chinese
A painter from Xinjiang.
Yao Lifei, 31, Chinese
Yap Cheemeng, 39, Malaysian
An associate Dean at the National University of Singapore.
Yin Boyan, 33, Chinese
Yin Yuewang, 21, Chinese
Yuan Jin, 63, Chinese
Yue Guiju, 51, Chinese
Chairwoman of the investment committee of Delong Holdings, a steel manufacturing and trading group in Beijing.
Yue Wenchao, 26, Chinese
A business student from Inner Mongolia who had travelled to Malaysia to visit his girlfriend Jessie. Yue studied in the UK.
Yusop Muzi, 50, Malaysian
Zang Lingdi, 58, Chinese
Zhang Chi, 58, Chinese
Vice president of the China Welfare Charity. Had travelled to Malaysia to set up a meeting on the charity’s behalf.
Zhang Liqin, 43, Chinese
Zhang Qi, 31, Chinese
An investment company employee and assistant of fellow passenger Yue Guiju.
Zhang Yan, 45, Chinese
A resident of Huanren Manchu Autonomous County in eastern Liaoning province.
Zhang Hua, 43, Chinese
An employee of China-based consulting firm TSDco.
Zhang Lijuan, 61, Chinese
Zhang Na, 34, Chinese
Wife of fellow passenger Hu Xiaoning.
Zhang Siming, 71, Chinese
A painter from Hunan.
Zhang Xiaolei, 32, Chinese
A Haozhou native who had been living in Beijing.
Zhang Hualian, 42, Chinese
Medium-rank employee at China Telecom.
Zhang Jianwu, 31, Chinese
A government employee of China’s Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT).
Zhang Jinquan, 72, Chinese
A calligrapher from Sichuan.
Zhang Meng, 29, Chinese
A participant in an international convention in Manila, on board MH370 for a transfer flight. Originally from Hanan province’s Zhengzhou, Zhang was the wife of fellow passenger Yan Peng. Both Zhang and her husband were on a tourist trip to Malaysia.
Zhang Xuewen, 61, Chinese
Zhang Yan, 36, Chinese
Zhang Yan, 2, USA
Zhang Yanhui, 44, Chinese
A Qinhuangdao resident.
Zhang Zhonghai, 43, Chinese
A calligrapher from Xingtai, Hebei province.
Zhang Shaohua, 32, Chinese
Zhao Gang, 46, Chinese
A Dalian resident.
Zhao Qiwei, 37, Chinese
A fake passport with Zhao’s name was used. Fujian police have said that the true holder of the passport currently lives in the province and has never travelled abroad.
Zhao Yinxin, 3, Chinese
Zhao Peng, 25, Chinese
A migrant worker who was taking a transfer flight from Singapore to return home to Hebei province’s Dingzhou after a year-long working contract. Zhao tried to have a video chat with his wife at the airport but she declined, saying it would wake up their one-year old child.
Zhao Yan, 18, French
Zhao Zhaofeng, 73, Chinese, Painter
A painter from Nanjing.
Zheng Ruixian, 42, Chinese
The day flight MH370 went missing was her birthday.
Zhou Feng, 56, Chinese
Wife of fellow passenger Zhou Jinling.
Zhou Jinling, 61, Chinese
Calligrapher and senior adviser of the Shenzhen-based Sunshine Insurance Group.'
Zhou Shijie, 64, Chinese
A painter from Changsha.
Zhu Junyan, 41, Chinese
A female Buddhist painter from Xinjiang.