Mar 6, 2017

Malaysia gets more unsolved mysteries, more unwanted attention

Following the Cold War-style assassination of Kim Jong Nam with a lethal nerve agent, Malaysians have once again found their country the unlikely focus of a dramatic global story, embellished by speculative reports and outlandish theories.The Southeast Asian nation was used to flying under ...

Dec 14, 2016

Last vessel searching for MH370 departs on final sweep of ocean

The last vessel searching for missing MH370 has left on its final sweep across the southern Indian Ocean, Australia said Wednesday. The transport minister cautioned the airliner might not be found in coming weeks.Fugro Equator sailed from Fremantle port on Australia’s western coast on ...

MH370 plunged into ocean at high speed: report

Aug 9, 2016

MH370 plunged into ocean at high speed: report

Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 plunged into the ocean at high speed — up to 20,000 feet a minute — reinforcing analysis that the missing Malaysia Airlines jet crashed in the current search zone, a report said Tuesday.The Boeing 777 disappeared on March 8, 2014, ...

May 12, 2016

Two more pieces of debris 'almost certainly' from Flight 370

Malaysia’s government said Thursday that two more pieces of debris, discovered in South Africa and Rodrigues Island off Mauritius, were “almost certainly” from Flight 370, bringing the total number of pieces believed to have come from the missing Malaysian jet to five.The aircraft mysteriously ...

Apr 3, 2016

New possible MH370 debris to be examined

A piece of debris found on the Indian Ocean island of Mauritius will be examined by investigators to see if it came from missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, Australian officials said Sunday.The discovery comes less than two weeks after officials confirmed that two pieces ...

South African teen finds possible MH370 plane debris

Mar 12, 2016

South African teen finds possible MH370 plane debris

A South African teenager vacationing in Mozambique may have found part of a wing from missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370, which his family dismissed as “rubbish” and his mother nearly threw away, he said Friday.On Dec. 30, Liam Lotter was strolling on a beach ...

Mar 8, 2016

MH370 disappearance still a mystery two years on

Investigators probing what happened to Flight MH370 said Tuesday the cause of the plane’s disappearance remains a mystery as the second anniversary passed with devastated next of kin still grasping for answers.The Malaysia-led international team of aviation experts set up to investigate the incident ...

Aircraft debris found on beach inspected for ties to MH370

Mar 3, 2016

Aircraft debris found on beach inspected for ties to MH370

A piece of apparent aircraft debris found on a beach in Mozambique could have drifted from the likely crash site of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370, Australia’s government said Friday.The torn sliver of material bears a “no step” marking commonly seen on aircraft surfaces and ...