Malaysia Airlines may face global legal claims

World | ANALYSIS Jul 20, 2014

Malaysia Airlines may face global legal claims

by Andrew Chung

Malaysia Airlines may need to convince judges from several countries that it was not negligent to send a plane over war-torn eastern Ukraine if the airline hopes to avoid an outsize legal exposure for the downing of Flight MH17, aviation lawyers said. The lawyers said ...

U.S. defense chief says F-35 still the jet of the future

World Jul 11, 2014

U.S. defense chief says F-35 still the jet of the future

U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel told military fliers on Thursday the stealthy F-35 attack plane has "issues" but is still "the future for our fighter aircraft" despite a fire that grounded the fleet and jeopardized its international debut in Britain. In a visit to the ...