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Zaharie joined MAS in 1981 and has chalked up 18,365 flying hours, he told a news conference. Ahmad Jauhari also said that the first officer of Flight MH370 was Fariq Ab Hamid, 27. The flight departed Kuala Lumpur at 12.41am and was scheduled to land at Beijing International Airport at 6.30 am (Beijing time).