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MH370 search at ‘critical juncture’–Malaysia

In this Monday, April 14, 2014, photo provided by the Australian Defense Force an autonomous underwater vehicle is deployed from ADV Ocean Shield in the search of the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 in the southern Indian Ocean. The search area for the missing Malaysian jet has proved too deep for the robotic submarine which was hauled back to the surface of the Indian Ocean less than half way through its first seabed hunt for wreckage and the all-important black boxes, authorities said on Tuesday. AP/Australian Defense Force, Lt. Kelli Lunt FILE PHOTO

The effort to find missing flight MH370 is at a “very critical juncture”, Malaysia’s transport minister said Saturday as authorities mull whether to reassess a challenging search of the Indian Ocean seabed that has so far found nothing.

Posted: April 19th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Malaysia, Australia in deal on black box custody–report

In this Monday, April 14, 2014, photo provided by the Australian Defense Force an autonomous underwater vehicle is deployed from ADV Ocean Shield in the search of the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 in the southern Indian Ocean. The search area for the missing Malaysian jet has proved too deep for the robotic submarine which was hauled back to the surface of the Indian Ocean less than half way through its first seabed hunt for wreckage and the all-important black boxes, authorities said on Tuesday. AP/Australian Defense Force, Lt. Kelli Lunt FILE PHOTO

Malaysia and Australia will sign a deal specifying who handles any wreckage from missing flight MH370 that may be recovered, including the crucial “black box” flight data recorders, local media reported Friday.

Posted: April 18th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,World | Read More »

Malaysia averts another air tragedy; pilot lands troubled plane safely

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A victorious night could have turned tragic for a football team from the Terengganu Sultanate when their Malindo Air flight had to turn back because the twin-engine turboprop plane’s engine caught fire.

Posted: March 26th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,World | Read More »

Malaysia probes four names on missing jet’s manifest–minister

A Malaysian police officer checks a passenger's identification documents at Kuala Lumpur International Airport in Sepang, Malaysia, Sunday, March 9, 2014. Planes and ships from across Asia resumed the hunt Sunday for a Malaysian jetliner missing with 239 people on board for more than 24 hours, while Malaysian aviation authorities investigated how two passengers were apparently able to get on the aircraft using stolen passports. AP

Malaysia is investigating four names on the flight manifest of and an airliner that vanished with 239 people aboard, as it probes a possible terror link, the transport minister said Sunday.

Posted: March 9th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Malaysia launches terror probe over vanished jet

A Chinese relative of passengers aboard a missing Malaysia Airlines plane cries as she leaves a hotel room for relatives or friends of passengers aboard the missing airplane, in Beijing, China Sunday, March 9, 2014. AP

Malaysia on Sunday launched a terror probe into the disappearance of a passenger jet carrying 239 people and the United States sent the FBI to investigate, as anguished relatives begged for news of their loved ones.

Posted: March 9th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Mystery over passenger IDs as search resumes for Malaysia jet

Mystery surrounded the identity of two passengers who appear to have used stolen European passports to board a Malaysian Airlines jet that vanished carrying 239 people, as the search for the aircraft failed to yield a breakthrough Sunday.

Posted: March 9th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Search resumes for missing Malaysian jetliner

Family members arrive at a hotel which is prepared for relatives or friends of passengers aboard a missing airplane, in Beijing, China, Sunday, March 9, 2014. Search teams across Southeast Asia scrambled on Saturday to find a Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 with 239 people on board that disappeared from air traffic control screens over waters between Malaysia and Vietnam early that morning. AP

Vietnamese ships and planes hunting for a missing Malaysian jetliner have found no wreckage close to where they spotted two large oil slicks.

Posted: March 9th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

2 on missing Malaysia jet used stolen EU passports

A spokesperson, right, from the Malaysia Airlines speaks to the media during a news conference at a hotel in Beijing Saturday, March 8, 2014. Search teams across Southeast Asia scrambled on Saturday to find a Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 with 239 people on board that disappeared from air traffic control screens over waters between Malaysia and Vietnam early that morning. AP

Foreign ministry officials in Rome and Vienna confirmed Saturday that names of two nationals listed on the manifest of the missing Malaysia Airlines flight match passports reported stolen in Thailand.

Posted: March 9th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Co-pilot reported dead as private jet crashes at Aspen

Emergency crews respond as a small plane lies on a runway at Aspen Airport in western Colorado after it crashed upon landing Sunday, Jan. 5, 2014.  AP PHOTO/COREY MORRIS-SINGER

A co-pilot was killed and two pilots injured when a private jet crashed and burst into flames Sunday at the airport that serves Aspen, the exclusive skiing resort, reports said.

Posted: January 6th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

33 dead in Mozambican plane crash

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A Mozambique Airlines plane carrying 33 people crashed in a remote border area, killing all on board, Namibian media reported Saturday.

Posted: November 30th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

2 dead in US after plane crashes into houses

This undated handout photo courtesy of FlightAware shows a Turbo Commander 690B plane. At least two homes 

have been heavily damaged from a plane crash in East Haven,Connecticut authorities said. Three people, including 

two children, are missing.The small plane went down the morning of August 9, 2013 as it attempted to land at 

Tweed New Haven Airport and engulfed two homes in flames. Among the missing are two children, ages one and 

thirteen. An FAA official said that the multi-engine plane, a Turbo Commander 690B, had departed Teterboro, New Jersey, and crashed while approaching Tweed. AFP

Two people were confirmed dead and others feared missing Friday after a twin-engine light aircraft crashed into two houses in the US state of Connecticut.

Posted: August 10th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Jets in Australian tarmac crash

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Two commercial jets collided on the tarmac at Australia’s Melbourne airport Saturday, officials said, damaging the aircraft but causing no injury to passengers.

Posted: August 10th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

10 hurt as landing gear collapses at New York airport

A Southwest Airlines plane rests on the tarmac after what officials say was a nose gear collapse during a landing at LaGuardia Airport, Monday, in New York. AP

The front landing gear of a flight arriving at New York’s LaGuardia Airport collapsed Monday right after the plane touched down on the runway, officials said, sending the aircraft skidding before it came to a halt.

Posted: July 23rd, 2013 in Featured Gallery,Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,World | Read More »

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