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Malaysia Airlines flight 370

Malaysia Airlines flight 370

A Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777-200ER from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing lost contact with air control and went missing more than a hour after it took off in the early hours of Saturday, March 8, 2014. The incident triggered an unprecedented international search and rescue operation that spanned from the southern Indian Ocean to Central Asia and involved more than two dozen countries. 

MH370 ‘pings’ search zone ruled out as crash site of missing jet

The search for a missing Malaysia Airlines jetliner suffered a further setback yesterday after Australian officials said wreckage from the aircraft was not on the seabed in the area they had identified.

Friday, 30 May, 2014, 8:09am 7 comments

Scientists sceptical of satellite firm Inmarsat's raw data on missing Malaysian flight MH370

Scientists have questioned the quality of raw data released by British satellite company Inmarsat that was used to determine Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 crashed into the Indian Ocean.

28 May 2014 - 10:42am 2 comments

Malaysia and British satellite firm release data on missing flight MH370

Malaysia’s Department of Civil Aviation and Inmarsat have released the data used to determine the path of missing jet, following calls from relatives for greater transparency.

27 May 2014 - 5:24pm 1 comment

Underwater search for MH370 resumes after technical glitches

A mini-sub searching for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 recommenced its operations on Thursday after technical problems, as it enters its final week of scouring the Indian Ocean seabed for signs of the aircraft.

23 May 2014 - 6:46pm

Malaysia to release satellite data on missing MH370 jet

Malaysia says it will publicly release satellite data used to narrow down the search for the missing jetliner to the southern Indian Ocean.

The Civil Aviation Department and British company Inmarsat said in a joint statement on Tuesday said they would do this “in line with our commitment to greater transparency.”

20 May 2014 - 1:11pm 1 comment

CIA may be withholding information about MH370, Malaysia's Mahathir says

One of Malaysia's most powerful politicians has suggested America's Central Intelligence Agency may be withholding information about missing flight MH370, and said the continuing search is a "waste of time and money".

20 May 2014 - 2:25pm 12 comments

Two films inspired by flight MH370’s disappearance hawked at Cannes

Two films inspired by the missing Malaysian Airlines' flight MH370 are being touted to buyers at the Cannes Film Festival, barely two months after the plane vanished with 239 people on board.

19 May 2014 - 9:58pm

China unlikely to risk hurting ties with Malaysia over missing flight MH370

The disappearance of Malaysia Airlines flight 370 prompted Chinese citizens to pressure their government to react harshly to Malaysia's perceived incompetence.

20 May 2014 - 4:01am

Chinese navy ship to map seabed in search for missing flight MH370

A Chinese navy survey ship will start mapping the seabed off the west Australian coast this week as part of the latest phase in the search for the Malaysian airliner, officials said on Monday.

19 May 2014 - 1:15pm

Flight MH370 relatives meet again in Beijing to get search update from airline

More than 100 relatives of the 154 missing Chinese passengers on board Malaysia Airlines flight 370 met in Beijing last week seeking news of the hunt for the airliner. Some of them briefly blocked a conference room exit, preventing airline staff from leaving when the meeting ended.

18 May 2014 - 9:10am 8 comments