MH370

Malaysia yet to give up on MH370 search, to pay US firm $70 million for finding debris

Malaysia yet to give up on MH370 search, to pay US firm $70 million for finding debris

The disappearance of the aircraft en route from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing in March 2014 with 239 people aboard ranks among the world`s greatest aviation mysteries

Jan 10, 2018, 15:59 PM IST
MH370: Missing Malaysian plane's enduring mystery 'almost inconceivable', says final report

MH370: Missing Malaysian plane's enduring mystery 'almost inconceivable', says final report

The captain of the Malaysian Airlines aircraft that vanished somewhere in the southern Indian Ocean with 239 people on board had flown a route on his home flight simulator six weeks earlier that was "initially similar" to the one actually taken, Australian authorities said on Tuesday. 

Oct 03, 2017, 18:48 PM IST
MH370 mystery: Australia has 'better understanding' of missing aircraft's location

MH370 mystery: Australia has 'better understanding' of missing aircraft's location

Only three fragments of MH370 have been found, washed up on western Indian Ocean shores, including a two-metre wing part known as a flaperon

Oct 03, 2017, 08:57 AM IST

Drift analysis says MH370 likely crashed north of search

Analysis of a genuine Boeing 777 wing flap has reaffirmed experts' opinion that a missing Malaysian airliner most likely crashed north of an abandoned search area in the Indian Ocean.

Apr 21, 2017, 10:48 AM IST

Permanent MH370 memorial to be built in Australia

A permanent memorial to honour the 239 people who were on board the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 will be built in Perth, Australia's Transport Minister Darren Chester said.

Mar 09, 2017, 10:04 AM IST

Lawsuit suggests electrical failures led to Flight 370 crash

A series of catastrophic electrical and other failures may have led to the crash of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 over the Indian Ocean, according to a lawsuit filed in the US on behalf of the families of 44 people on board the still missing plane.

Mar 08, 2017, 11:04 AM IST
Australia, China, Malaysia say underwater search for MH370 is suspended

Australia, China, Malaysia say underwater search for MH370 is suspended

Australia last month dismissed an investigators` recommendation to shift the search further north, saying that no new evidence had emerged to support that.

Jan 17, 2017, 12:51 PM IST
Search for missing flight MH370 to end in two weeks: Malaysia

Search for missing flight MH370 to end in two weeks: Malaysia

The hunt for missing flight MH370 will end in two weeks, Malaysia's transport minister said on Friday, as relatives of passengers demanded authorities push on with the search.

Jan 06, 2017, 14:07 PM IST
Experts `highly confident` MH370 not in search zone

Experts `highly confident` MH370 not in search zone

Missing Malaysian flight MH370 is almost certainly not in the current search zone in the remote Indian Ocean but could be further north, officials said Tuesday.

Dec 20, 2016, 07:13 AM IST
MH370 search ship leaves Australia for perhaps final time

MH370 search ship leaves Australia for perhaps final time

A lone survey vessel has left an Australian port for perhaps the final time to search for the Malaysian airliner that mysteriously crashed into the southern Indian Ocean two years ago.

Dec 13, 2016, 11:17 AM IST
MH370 passengers' kins to search for debris in Madagascar

MH370 passengers' kins to search for debris in Madagascar

The airplane disappeared on March 8, 2014 while flying from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing, with 239 people on board including crew and passengers.

Nov 21, 2016, 15:24 PM IST
MH370 plunged rapidly, wing flap not out for landing: Report

MH370 plunged rapidly, wing flap not out for landing: Report

The report by the Australian Transport Safety Bureau found the plane's final satellite communications were "consistent with the aircraft being in a high and increasing rate of descent" .

Nov 02, 2016, 10:06 AM IST
MH370 report says plane in ''increasing rate of descent'' when it vanished

MH370 report says plane in ''increasing rate of descent'' when it vanished

The Australian Transport Safety Bureau report released on Wednesday said analysis of wing flap debris showed the aircraft was not configured for a landing.
 

Nov 02, 2016, 08:51 AM IST
Wing part found on Mauritius confirmed to be part of MH370

Wing part found on Mauritius confirmed to be part of MH370

Several pieces of wreckage from the plane have washed ashore on coastlines around the Indian Ocean.

Oct 07, 2016, 11:12 AM IST
Malaysia confirms Tanzania debris came from MH370

Malaysia confirms Tanzania debris came from MH370

Malaysia's transport ministry said the piece of debris confirm it came from the Malaysia Airlines jet.

Sep 15, 2016, 16:59 PM IST
New suspected MH370 debris found with marks of fire

New suspected MH370 debris found with marks of fire

A newly found debris suspected to be from the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 that went missing in March 2014 may be the first piece of evidence supporting the theory that there was a fire on board the plane, said media reports.

Sep 14, 2016, 16:47 PM IST
Relatives of MH370 victims want more possible debris studied

Relatives of MH370 victims want more possible debris studied

The current search area in the southern Indian Ocean will be the last area thoroughly examined with deep-sea sonar equipment.

Sep 12, 2016, 16:11 PM IST
Supposed MH370 debris brought to Australia

Supposed MH370 debris brought to Australia

A piece of plane debris with scorch marks, which is thought to be from the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, has arrived in Australia for examination, authorities said on Monday.

Sep 12, 2016, 11:51 AM IST

Search for MH370 to conclude in December?

The Australian-led search for the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 is expected to wrap up in December, the Joint Agency Co-ordination Centre (JACC) said on Wednesday.

Aug 24, 2016, 14:47 PM IST

MH370 search agency retracts ''death dive'' theory

MH370 was carrying 239 passengers and crew from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing when it disappeared on March 8, 2014.

Aug 12, 2016, 09:11 AM IST