Malaysia Airlines

  • Missing Malaysian plane's black box batteries may have died 13-04-2014 12:57 PM

    Perth: Following four strong underwater signals in the past week, all has gone quiet in the hunt for the missing Malaysian airline, meaning the batteries on the all-important black boxes may have finally died. Despite having no new pings to go on, crews are continuing their search Sunday for debris...
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  • Missing Malaysian plane: UK submarine joins in search 02-04-2014 11:33 AM

    Perth: The prolonged search for the crashed airliner continued on Wednesday as a British nuclear submarine joined the multinational hunt in the Indian Ocean, ahead of Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak's visit. Razak will visit the RAAF Pearce air base - the departure point for the seven-nation search for the...
  • No time limit on Malaysia jet search: Australia PM 31-03-2014 08:07 AM

    Perth/Beijing: Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott said there was no time limit on the hunt for Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370, missing for more than three weeks in the Indian Ocean with 239 people on board. A total of 20 aircraft and ships will resume scouring a massive area in the...
  • Search for Malaysian jet grows, but poor weather again forecast 30-03-2014 08:44 AM

    Ten ships and as many aircraft will search a swathe of the Indian Ocean west of Perth on Sunday, trying again to find some trace of missing Malaysia Airlines (MASM.KL) Flight MH370 after more than three weeks of fruitless and frustrating hunting. Numerous objects have been spotted in the two...
  • Malaysian jet search resumes, US sends second Poseidon plane 28-03-2014 07:11 AM

    Perth: An air search of the remote southern Indian Ocean resumed on Friday, seeking to confirm if hundreds of objects spotted by satellites are debris from a Malaysian jetliner presumed to have crashed almost three weeks ago with the loss of all on board. A Chinese Ilyushin IL-76 took off...
  • Malaysia jet search flights called off due to severe weather 27-03-2014 10:35 AM

    Perth: Aircraft searches for a Malaysia jetliner presumed crashed in the southern Indian Ocean have been called off for Thursday due to bad weather, a US Navy officer told Reuters. "The forecast in the area was calling for severe icing, severe turbulence and near zero visibility," said Lieutenant Commander Adam...
  • US law firm plans to bring suit against Boeing, Malaysia Airlines 27-03-2014 09:08 AM

    A US based law firm said it expects to represent families of more than half of the passengers on board the missing Malaysian Airlines flight in a lawsuit against the carriers and Boeing Co (BA.N), alleging the plane had crashed due to mechanical failure. The Beijing-bound flight MH370 disappeared more...
  • Search for Malaysian jet resumes off Australia after weather improves 26-03-2014 07:48 AM

    Sydney/ Beijing: The search for the Malaysian airliner that disappeared 18 days ago resumed on Wednesday in the southern Indian Ocean, looking for debris that may unlock the mystery of why the plane ended up in frigid seas thousands of miles off course. A dozen aircraft from Australia, the United...
  • Chinese families clash with police, slam Malaysia over MH370 25-03-2014 02:45 PM

    Kuala Lumpur: Dozens of angry relatives of passengers on a lost Malaysian jetliner clashed with police in Beijing on Tuesday, accusing the Southeast Asian country of "delays and deception" a day after it confirmed the plane crashed in remote seas off Australia. About 20 to 30 protesters threw water bottles...
  • We do not know how or why MH370 crashed, says Malaysia Airlines 25-03-2014 10:47 AM

    Kuala Lampur: A day after the Malaysia Airlines ended the two-week long wait and announced to the world that the MH370 flight with 239 people on board crashed into the southern Indian Ocean, the airlines on Tuesday said, "We do not know why, we do not know how the terrible...
  • Search for MH370: Chinese plane crew spots object in Indian Ocean 24-03-2014 10:48 AM

    Perth: A Chinese plane crew spotted a white, square-shaped object in an area identified by satellite imagery as containing possible debris from the missing Malaysian airliner, China's media said on Monday, while the United States prepared to move a specialised device that can locate black boxes into the region. The...
  • Two-week search for Malaysian jet finds only frustration and suspicion 22-03-2014 09:15 AM

    Kuala Lumpur/Perth: Two weeks after a Malaysia Airlines airliner went missing with 239 people on board, officials are bracing for the "long haul" as searches by more than two dozen countries turn up little but frustration and fresh questions. The international team hunting Flight MH370 in the remote southern Indian...
  • Pentagon spends $ 2.5 million in Malaysian Airlines jet MH370 search 22-03-2014 08:45 AM

    Washington: The Pentagon says it has spent $2.5 million to help in the search for the missing Malaysian Airlines jet. The Defense Department has been flying high-tech surveillance planes to assist in the effort. The spending also includes operating costs for ships that have assisted in the search, which has...
  • Daddy, Liverpool's winning! Come home and watch the game: Heartbreaking tweet from daughter of Chief Steward of Malaysian plane 21-03-2014 10:12 AM

    An emotional and heartbreaking tweet from the daughter of the Chief Steward of the missing Malaysia airliner MH370 moved the Liverpool Football Club so much that it retweeted it to its 2.45 million followers with a personal message and a prayer for the girl. The official account, @LFC, tweeted "This...
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  • News 360: Norway ship reaches site of suspected Malaysian plane debris 20-03-2014 08:43 PM

    Norwegian car carrier Hoegh St. Petersburg has reached the area in the southern Indian Ocean off Australia where two floating objects, suspected to be debris from the missing Malaysian jetliner, were spotted, the ship's owner said on Thursday. ...
  • 7 leading theories on disappearance of Malaysian flight MH370 20-03-2014 08:04 AM

    New York: Countless theories have surfaced about the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 nearly two weeks ago. Some are plausible, some are downright absurd. There is, unfortunately, no clear answer as the families of the 239 passengers and crew - and the rest of the world - wait in...
  • FBI examines simulator data taken from MH370's pilot's home 20-03-2014 07:25 AM

    Kulala Lumpur/Washington: The FBI is helping Malaysian authorities to analyse data from a flight simulator belonging to the captain of a missing Malaysian airliner, a US official said on Wednesday as investigators grasped for clues 12 days after the plane vanished. Malaysia's police chief, Khalid Abu Bakar, said an examination...
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  • News 360: Congress likely to field Digvijaya Singh against Modi from Varanasi 19-03-2014 08:35 PM

    Congress is likely to field party General Secretary and former Madhya Pradesh chief minister Dijvijaya Singh against Bharatiya Janata Party prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi from Varanasi in the Lok Sabha elections. ...
  • 11 days on, no sign of missing Malaysian flight 18-03-2014 11:19 PM

    Emotions are running high for the families of the 239 men, women and children on board the MH370 that has been missing for 11 days now. ...
  • Missing Malaysian jet: Mental health of pilots under scanner 18-03-2014 09:59 AM

    As crews search for missing Malaysia airlines flight 370, investigators are taking a closer look at the pilots to see if there were any signs of a problem. It is also been seen if psychological and emotional screening process for commercial pilots is done before they are allowed to fly....
  • Timeline: How Malaysia's Flight MH370 went missing 17-03-2014 01:50 PM

    Here is a timeline of events in the disappearance of a Malaysia Airlines jetliner which vanished from radar screens on a flight from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing on Saturday, March 8: (all times are local Malaysian, eight hours ahead of GMT) 00:41 - Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 departs from Kuala...
  • Missing Malaysia jet: 25 countries help in search, rescue operation 17-03-2014 08:52 AM

    Malaysia has appealed for help and international coordination in a search for its missing passenger jet stretching across two corridors from the Caspian Sea to the southern Indian Ocean, diplomats said on Sunday. ...
  • No sign missing Malaysian jet was on a 9/11 type attack: Khurshid 17-03-2014 07:50 AM

    New Delhi: While there are some reports that the missing Malaysian jet MH 370 was headed for a 9/11 style attack on India, Minister of External Affairs Salman Khurshid has said that India had not got any indications as yet for such an attack. "I don't think we have gone...
  • India puts on hold search for missing plane on Malaysia's request 16-03-2014 08:45 AM

    India has put on hold the search for the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 at the request of the Malaysian government. The Malaysian government wants to reassess the week-old hunt for the Boeing 777 that is suspected of being deliberately flown to an unknown destination "The Malaysian authorities are reassessing...
  • Missing jet pilots had firm community, family ties 14-03-2014 10:47 PM

    The pilots of the missing Malaysia Airlines passenger jet were a middle-aged family man passionate enough about flying to build his own simulator and a 27-year-old contemplating marriage who had just graduated to the cockpit of the Boeing 777. As speculation intensified on Friday that the plane might have been...
  • Investigators focus on foul play behind missing plane: Sources 14-03-2014 07:44 PM

    An investigation into the disappearance of a Malaysia Airlines jetliner is focusing more on a suspicion of foul play, as evidence suggests it was diverted hundreds of miles off course, sources familiar with the Malaysian probe said. In a far more detailed description of military radar plotting than has been...
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