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Mini-sub aborts again in MH370 search

2014-04-16 10:18

A mini-submarine making its second dive in the hunt for Malaysian jet MH370 has encountered a "technical difficulty" and resurfaced, officials say, after the first mission also aborted.

Malaysia vows transparency with 'black box' data

2014-04-15 10:25

Any data that is eventually recovered from the "black box" of missing flight MH370 will be publicly released, Malaysia's transport minister has pledged.

Robotic submarine deployed in search for Flight 370

2014-04-14 15:52

Search crews have sent a robotic submarine deep into the Indian Ocean for the first time to begin scouring the seabed for missing Malaysian Flight MH370.

False leads that have dashed hopes in MH370 search

2014-04-14 09:46

False leads and dashed hopes have punctuated the search for the missing Malaysia flight MH370...here are some of the most prominent moments in which hopes of solving the mystery were dashed.

Malaysia: No mid-flight call from MH370

2014-04-13 09:01

Malaysia has rejected claims that phone calls were made from missing flight MH370 before it vanished, but has refused to rule out any possibility in the investigation over the cause of the jet's disappearance.

Australia PM warns of lengthy search for MH370

2014-04-12 07:54

The search for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 will likely continue for "a long time", Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott has warned, a day after voicing confidence that signals from the black box had been detected.

Australia 'very confident' signals are from jet

2014-04-11 07:22

Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott has announced he is "very confident" that a series of signals detected in the remote Indian Ocean were from the black box of missing Malaysian Flight MH370.

Watch: Is this how Flight MH370 hit the water?

2014-04-09 18:15

Exactly how Flight MH370 hit the water makes a big difference to the teams undertaking the painstaking search - this footage could bear startling resemblance.

More pings raise hopes in MH370 search

2014-04-09 07:11

A ship searching for the missing Malaysian jet has detected two more underwater signals, raising hopes the wreckage of the plane will soon be found, an Australian official says.

Elusive pings keep MH370 search in limbo

2014-04-08 17:06

Ships listening for undersea signals from Flight MH370 have failed to detect any more "pings" and will spend several more days trying to pinpoint a crash site, searchers say.

Hunt for MH370 'pings' to go on for days

2014-04-08 09:25

The hunt for underwater signals from missing Flight MH370 is likely to continue for days before a robot submersible is deployed to comb the seabed, the Australian search chief says.

How much is MH370 search costing

2014-04-07 17:47

Most countries in the MH370 search effort are reluctant to discuss costs saying its good training.

Ships race to verify signals in MH370 hunt

2014-04-07 07:51

Planes and ships in the search for a missing Malaysian airliner have been deployed to verify whether underwater signals are from the jet's black box, as the clock ticks on its battery life.

More ships rush to probe signals in plane search

2014-04-06 16:44

Three separate but fleeting sounds from deep in the Indian Ocean has offered new hope in the hunt for the missing Malaysia Airlines jet.

MH370: China ship detects 'pulse signal'

2014-04-05 17:31

China's Xinhua News Agency says Chinese ship searching for missing jet detects 'pulse signal'

MH370 cover-up alleged

2014-04-04 09:55

Malaysia opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim has accused the government of hiding information on Flight MH370, as a black-box detector is expected in the search zone a month after the plane vanished.

Malaysia PM 'will not rest' on MH370

2014-04-03 14:52

Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak vowed "we will not rest" until the fate of flight MH370 is known, as Australia called it "the most difficult search in human history".

Malaysian PM arrives in Australia

2014-04-03 09:10

Malaysia's prime minister has arrived at the Australian air force base serving as a hub for the search for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370.

UK nuke submarine joins MH370 hunt

2014-04-02 09:47

The protracted search for missing Flight MH370 has been boosted with the arrival of a UK nuclear submarine in the Indian Ocean, ahead of a visit to Australia by Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak.

Tough talk due after Massa goes rogue

2014-04-01 15:25

Williams F1 driver Valtteri Bottas was left frustrated when his team mate Felipe Massa disobeyed team orders.

Flight MH370: Cockpit transcript in full

2014-04-01 14:12

Malaysia has released the full transcript of communications between the pilots of missing Flight MH370 and air traffic controllers.

Malaysia jet search baffles even US super plane

2014-04-01 11:49

Of all the 20 aircraft and ships out scouring the vast Indian Ocean for debris from Flight MH370, the US Navy's P-8 Poseidon seems perhaps the most likely to help unlock the mystery.

Race against time to find MH370 black box

2014-04-01 09:07

Authorities are racing the clock to find the "black box" of missing Flight MH370 before signalling goes silent.

New account of last words from Flight MH370

2014-04-01 07:32

Malaysia's civil aviation department says the last words spoken by one of pilots of missing Flight MH370 were "Good night Malaysian three seven zero", and not "All right, good night" as originally reported.

 

Robot sub goes on second mission for missing jet

2014-04-15 19:19

A robotic submarine looking for the lost Malaysian jet has begun its second mission after cutting short its first because the ocean waters were too deep, officials say.

Malaysia jet search area too deep for submarine

2014-04-15 07:01

The search area for the missing Malaysian jet has proved too deep for a robotic submarine which has been hauled back to the surface less than half way through its first hunt.

Malaysia opposition slams Anwar sodomy sentencing

2014-04-14 12:07

Malaysia's opposition has denounced what it called a government bid to increase the prison term of opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim in a controversial sodomy case.

MH370's black box batteries may have died

2014-04-13 14:30

Following four strong underwater signals in the past week, all has gone quiet in the hunt for the missing Malaysia Airlines jet, meaning the batteries in the plane's all-important black boxes may finally have died.

MH370 co-pilot made mid-flight phone call - report

2014-04-12 09:36

The co-pilot of missing Malaysian airliner MH370 attempted to make a mid-flight call from his mobile phone just before the plane vanished from radar screens, a report says.

China delays sending pandas over flight MH370

2014-04-11 13:47

Malaysia says China has postponed the transfer of two giant pandas out of respect for the families of passengers on missing Flight 370.

New possible pings detected in hunt for lost jet

2014-04-10 14:08

An Australian aircraft hunting for the missing Malaysian jet has picked up a new possible underwater signal in the same area search crews detected sounds earlier in the week.

Hunt for MH370 closes in on 'final resting place'

2014-04-10 07:11

The hunt for more black box "pings" from missing Malaysian jet MH370 has narrowed to a specific patch of remote ocean after the logging of fresh signals raised hopes wreckage will soon be found.

Missing jet to stretch limits of technology

2014-04-09 11:07

Searchers have time and tide against them as they narrow the hunt for a missing Malaysian Airlines jet using final "pings" from flight recorders soon to fall silent.

Ship hunts for more pings in MH370 jet search

2014-04-08 21:53

Search crews in the Indian Ocean failed to pick up more of the faint underwater sounds that may have been from the missing Malaysian jetliner's black boxes.

MH370 Families: Agonising wait continues

2014-04-08 11:45

Families of MH370 passengers in Beijing have marked the one-month anniversary of the plane's disappearance with a tearful candlelit vigil.

'Promising lead' emerges in hunt for Flight 370

2014-04-08 07:27

After a month of failed searching, an Australian ship has detected faint pings deep in the Indian Ocean in what an official called the "most promising lead" yet.

Q&A on the MH370 mystery

2014-04-07 10:53

One month after flight MH370 has vanished, there is still no proof of what happened to the plane or where it ended up, despite an intensive international search.

Possible signals from lost jet's black boxes

2014-04-07 06:57

An official overseeing the search for the missing Malaysia Airlines plane says underwater sounds picked up by equipment on an Australian navy ship are consistent with a black box pinger.

MH370: More ships head to probe signals

2014-04-06 08:28

Naval vessels carrying sophisticated deep-sea black box detectors are rushing to the site of an "important and encouraging" lead in the hunt for the missing Malaysian airliner, say authorities.

Malaysia vows not to give up on MH370

2014-04-05 14:57

Malaysia has vowed it will not give up on trying to find a missing jetliner, announcing details of a multinational investigation team to solve the aviation mystery.

2 ships to start black box hunt - search agency

2014-04-04 07:28

Crews searching for the missing Malaysia Airlines jet have launched a targeted underwater hunt for the plane's black boxes along a stretch of remote ocean.

Gunmen abduct China tourist from Borneo resort

2014-04-03 13:22

Gunmen have abducted a Chinese tourist and a Filipino worker from a dive resort on Malaysia's Borneo island, a report says.

Sterling Moss: 'Massa was right'

2014-04-02 10:19

Formula 1 legend Sterling Moss says he too would have disobeyed team orders had he been in Williams' Felipe Massa's position during the 2014 Malaysian grand prix.

Jet mystery may never be solved - Malaysia police

2014-04-02 08:23

The investigation into what happened to Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 may take a long time and may never determine the cause of the tragedy, Malaysia's national police chief has warned.

No diet as Hulk chows McDonalds

2014-04-01 15:17

'I ate McDonalds but it was an emergency, I was really hungry', Force India driver Nico Hulkenburg said.

No diet as Hulk chows McDonalds

2014-04-01 12:00

'I ate McDonald's but it was an emergency, I was really hungry', Force India driver Nico Hulkenburg has denied being obsessed with weight-loss in Formula 1.

No diet as Hulk chows McDonalds

2014-04-01 09:15

'I ate McDonalds but it was an emergency, I was really hungry', Force India driver Nico Hulkenburg has denied being obsessed with weight-loss in Formula 1.

Australia to deploy flying air traffic controller

2014-04-01 07:32

Australia is deploying a modified Boeing 737 to act as a air traffic controller over the Indian Ocean to prevent collisions among aircraft searching for the missing Malaysia jetliner.

Jet search objects are fishing equipment

2014-03-31 15:08

A cluster of orange objects spotted by a search plane is just fishing equipment and not related to the missing Malaysia Airlines jet, officials say, the latest disappointment in the search.

 
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