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Missing Malaysia Airlines jet: Pilot is 'professional'

10 March 2014 Last updated at 17:53 GMT

A massive search and rescue operation involving nine countries has found no trace of a Malaysia Airlines passenger plane with 239 people on board which disappeared on Saturday.

The BBC's Jonathan Head spoke to Peter Chong, a friend of Capt Zaharie Ahmad Shah, who described the pilot of the missing jet as "dedicated and professional".

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