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Australia flags deeper search for Malaysian jet

Ground crew check the Malaysia Airlines flight MH192 bound for Bangalore that turned back towards and parked at Kuala Lumpur International Airport in Sepang, Malaysia, Monday, April 21, 2014, after its right landing gear malfunctioned upon takeoff. The airline says Flight 192 carrying 166 people landed safely at the Kuala Lumpur International Airport early Monday, four hours after it departed. AP

The hunt for the missing Malaysia Airlines jet will likely soon deploy more powerful sonar equipment that can delve deeper as the current search of the most likely crash site in the Indian Ocean has failed to yield any clues, Australia’s defense minister said Wednesday.

Posted: April 23rd, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,World | Read More »

Cyclone curtails aerial search for MH370

A Chinese Ilyushin IL -76 aircraft taxis off the runway after landing at Perth International Airport after returning from ongoing search operations for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 in Perth, Australia, Friday, April 18, 2014. A robotic submarine heads back down into the depths of the Indian Ocean to scour the seafloor for any trace of the missing Malaysian jet one month after the search began off Australia's west coast, as data from the sub's previous missions turned up no evidence of the plane. (AP Photo/Theron Kirkman)
 A Chinese Ilyushin IL -76 aircraft taxis off the runway after landing at Perth International Airport after returning from ongoing search operations for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 in Perth, Australia, Friday, April 18, 2014. A robotic submarine heads back down into the depths of the Indian Ocean to scour the seafloor for any trace of the missing Malaysian jet one month after the search began off Australia's west coast, as data from the sub's previous missions turned up no evidence of the plane. AP

The aerial search for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 was suspended Tuesday due to a tropical cyclone, but not before several aircraft had departed on the mission, officials said.

Posted: April 22nd, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Malaysia, Flight 370 relatives talk financial help

In this Thursday, April 17, 2014 photo provided by the Australian Defense Force, the Phoenix International Autonomous Underwater Vehicle (AUV) Artemis is launched from the Australian Defense Vessel Ocean Shield in to the southern Indian Ocean in the search of the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370. AP/Australian Defense Force, Bradley Darvill

As the search continued off the coast of Australia for the missing Malaysia Airlines jet, the airline announced another plane bound for India was forced to make an emergency landing early Monday after one of its tires burst on takeoff.

Posted: April 21st, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,World | Read More »

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 »

Survey finds majority of Malaysians distrust gov’t on MH370

In this file imagery taken by the Thaichote satellite on March 24, 2014 and released March 27, 2014 by Geo-Informatics and Space Technology Development Agency (GISTDA), a part of about 300 objects floating in the Indian Ocean near the search area for the missing Malaysia Airlines jetliner are shown. The objects were never verified to be part of the plane. AP

More than half of Malaysians believe their government is hiding information about missing flight MH370, according to survey results released by a news portal Monday.

Posted: April 14th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Malaysia says no mid-flight phone call from MH370 cockpit

A U.S. Navy P8 Poseidon takes off from Perth Airport en route to rejoin the ongoing search operations for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 in Perth, Australia, Sunday, April 13, 2014. AP

Malaysia on Sunday rejected claims that phone calls were made from missing flight MH370 before it vanished, but refused to rule out any possibility in a so far fruitless investigation over the cause of the jet’s disappearance.

Posted: April 13th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

MH370 chills China-Malaysia ‘panda diplomacy’

A South Korean P3 Orion taxies on the run way after it returned from the search for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 in Perth, Australia on Sunday, March 30, 2014. Family members of Chinese passengers on board a missing Malaysian airliner arrived Sunday in Kuala Lumpur—some angrily seeking answers and others seeking closure—as the search for the plane intensified.  AP PHOTO/ROB GRIFFITH

China has postponed plans to send a pair of pandas to Malaysia next week, a minister said Friday, as bilateral relations remain uneasy over the disappearance of flight MH370.

Posted: April 11th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

MH370 search chief hopeful of finding wreckage within ‘days’

In this April 7, 2014 photo provided by the Australian Defense Force a fast response craft manned by members from the Australian Defense's ship Ocean Shield is deployed to scan the water for debris of missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 in the southern Indian Ocean. Up to 14 planes and as many ships were focusing on a single search area covering 77, 580 square kilometers (29,954 square miles) of ocean, 2,270 kilometers (1,400 miles) northwest of the Australian west coast city of Perth, Australia. AP

The Australian heading the search for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 said Wednesday he hoped wreckage from the plane would now be found within days.

Posted: April 9th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,World | Read More »

MH370 searchers detect promising acoustic lead

This image provided by the Joint Agency Coordination Centre on Monday, April 7, 2014, shows a map indicating the locations of search vessels looking for signs of the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 in the southern Indian Ocean. AP FILE PHOTO

An Australian navy ship has detected new signals ‘consistent’ with aircraft black boxes, a senior official said Monday as the hunt for missing Malaysian flight MH370 went on.

Posted: April 7th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

MH370 enigma builds support for new safety nets

People light candles during a candlelight vigil for passengers aboard the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370, in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Sunday, April 6, 2014. AP

The stubborn mystery of flight MH370′s whereabouts has paralyzed efforts to diagnose what went wrong, prompting calls for new safety nets to ensure no airliner ever disappears again.

Posted: April 7th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,World | Read More »

Hunt for MH370 homes in on ping signals

Malaysian Buddhists offer prayers for passengers onboard missing Malaysia Airlines (MAS) flight MH370 in Kuala Lumpur on April 6, 2014. AFP

A sea and air fleet was scouring the vast Indian Ocean on Monday for further underwater signals in the hunt for a missing Malaysian airliner before the plane’s black box batteries run out.

Posted: April 7th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,World | Read More »

Underwater signals raise hope for missing jet

Retired Australian Air Chief Marshall Angus Houston. AP FILE PHOTO

Searchers hunting for the missing Malaysia Airlines jet were racing to a patch of the southern Indian Ocean on Sunday to determine whether a few brief sounds picked up by underwater equipment came from the plane’s black boxes, whose battery-operated beacons are on the verge of dying out.

Posted: April 7th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

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