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  1. News - Asia - AVIATION

    Search for missing flight MH370 to focus on new area of Indian Ocean

    Posted Jun 20th 2014, 02:48pm by AP

    ... in its search-and-rescue zone, said the vessel Fugro Equator, which it contracted, had begun its work mapping the ocean floor. It will be joined by PLA navy ship Zhu Kezhen in conducting ...

  2. News - China - AVIATION

    China considers monitoring civilian pilots after disappearance of flight MH370

    Posted Apr 22nd 2014, 03:02am by STEPHEN CHEN

    ... The People's Liberation Army developed a pilot monitoring system that was being used by its air force, the PLA Daily reported in 2005. Its core components are contained in a lightweight vest which ...

  3. News - Asia - AVIATION

    Malaysia Airlines passengers weep, pray as jet turns back in safety scare

    Posted Apr 21st 2014, 11:12am by Agence France-Presse

    ... the Indian Ocean seabed for signs of wreckage, has about 310 square kilometres of its search remaining. The US Navy submersible is searching an area 4,500 metres deep where the last "ping" ...

  4. News - China - AVIATION

    Engineers pursue the ‘Blue Whale’- the helicopter that can exceed 700km/h

    Posted Sep 13th 2013, 12:00am by STEPHEN CHEN

    ... The PLA sent its most advanced helicopters to the area, but television footage showed that the bulk of the rescue work was carried out by Black Hawk helicopters imported from the US in the 1980s. ... mainly for military applications so 'the Chinese army and navy can achieve 'all-terrain reach'." ...

  5. News - Asia - AVIATION

    ‘My son, my son!’ Agony of relatives forced to wait for news of missing Malaysia Airlines flight

    Posted Mar 08th 2014, 04:38pm by DANNY LEE, Keith Zhai, Adrian Wan

    ... reports a signal has been picked up from Flight 370 near Cape Ca Mau. 12.37pm: Vietnamese media quotes Navy Admiral Ngo Van Phat as saying plane crashed 246 kilometres south of Phu Quoc Island. ...

  6. News - Asia - AVIATION

    Terror probe launched into missing Malaysia Airlines jet as passenger list is scrutinised

    Posted Mar 08th 2014, 11:56pm by Associated Press, Reuters

    ... members as soon as possible.   The Philippines has deployed three air force planes and three navy patrol ships to the area, Singapore sent a C130 Hercules aircraft and Vietnam and Malaysia also ...

  7. News - Asia - AVIATION

    Land search for Malaysia Airlines plane begins as firm reveals aircraft had no 'issues with health'

    Posted Mar 10th 2014, 06:05am by STAFF AND WIRES

    ... of belonging to the missing airliner was found by a Vietnamese Navy plane more than 40 hours after an international search was launched for the lost Boeing 777 aircraft and its 239 passengers and crew. ...

  8. News - Asia - AVIATION

    Five young children among missing Malaysia Airlines passengers as air search called off

    Posted Mar 08th 2014, 09:05am by DANNY LEE, Andrea Chen, AGENCIES

    ... the government said, and a Malaysian maritime official said the country had sent several planes and vessels. The Philippines said it was sending three navy patrol boats and a  surveillance plane. ...

  9. News - China - AVIATION

    China loosens military control over airspace

    Posted Nov 21st 2013, 12:00am by STEPHEN CHEN

    ... Stephen Chen binglin.chen@scmp.com Small commercial flights will no longer need the approval of the PLA, making it quicker and easier to use a private plane on the mainland Nation's ... which applies only to general aviation and will not affect scheduled flights- was announced by the PLA and the Civil Aviation Administration. "Some people regard it as a ground-breaking ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - AVIATION

    Commercial airlines lure Flying Service pilots, leaving vacancies

    Posted Oct 13th 2013, 12:00am by Lana Lam

    ... Chan remains optimistic about the GFS as an attractive employer. "We are the only organisation of this kind in the world," he said. For instance, in the US the coastguard or navy ...




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