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55 min ago | The New Zealand Herald

Flight MH370: Meet the man leading the hunt

Angus Houston, head of the Joint Agency Coordination Centre leading the search for missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370.

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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 777, Australia, Oceania, World News

Tue Apr 15, 2014

USA Today

JetBlue boosts Fort Lauderdale with Pittsburgh nonstop

JetBlue will add a new route from Pittsburgh, launching nonstop service to Fort Lauderdale on Oct. 29. The carrier will fly one daily round-trip flight between the cities on Airbus A320 jets.

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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Civil Aircraft, Airbus Aircraft, Airbus A320, Autos

Redlands Daily Facts

Deep water thwarts robot submarinea s 1st search for Flight 370

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.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Robots, Australia, World News, US Military, US Navy, US News, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 777

Lincoln Daily News

Undersea Drone Hunt For Malaysian Plane May Take Two Months

A U.S. Navy underwater drone sent to search for a missing Malaysian jetliner on the floor of the Indian Ocean could take up to two months to scour a 600 sq km area where the plane is believed to have sunk, U.S. search authorities said on Tuesday.

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Local NEWS 8

Solar plane set to circle globe

Their CVs combined look like the envy of all bona fide air adventurers. Pioneering ultralight aircraft? Been there.

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Related Topix: Boeing 747, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Solar Energy

Journalgazette.net

Sub can't handle deep search

A robotic submarine, pictured Monday before its hunt for the missing Malaysian Airlines jet, was unable to handle the depth of the search area.

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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 777, Social Security, Personal Finance, Federal Prisons, Prison

The Hartford Courant

Fuji Heavy plans factory to make Boeing 777X wing boxes: Nikkei

Japan's Fuji Heavy Industries Ltd plans to open a plant as early as next year to build wing boxes for Boeing Co's 777X passenger jet, the Nikkei reported.

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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Boeing 777, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 787, Ansonia, CT

Mon Apr 14, 2014

The Baltimore Sun

US Airways pornographic tweet sets Twitter on fire

We apologize for an inappropriate image recently shared as a link in one of our responses.

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Related Topix: Twitter, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing 777, Boeing Aircraft, Travel

The New Zealand Herald

Hijacked airman's family still suffering 37 years after crash

The daughter of the pilot killed in what, until Flight 370, was Malaysia's deadliest aviation crash talks to Phil Taylor about living with the disaster.

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Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Malaysia, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 737

ABC News

Co-Pilot of Southwest Wrong-Airport Jet Retiring

Southwest Airlines Co. says that the co-pilot of a plane that landed at the wrong airport in January has retired, while the plane's captain has resumed flying.

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Related Topix: Transportation, Airlines, Southwest Airlines, Branson, MO, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 737

The Age

Underwater vehicle to search seabed for MH370 clues

As the search moves to the ocean floor, the best hope of finding the final resting place of flight MH370 now falls on four possible black box signals, the new discovery of an oil slick and a slow-moving robot.

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Related Topix: Oil Spill, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 777

Greenwich Citizen

False leads in search for missing jet

In this March 11, 2014 file photo, members of the media scramble with their smart phones and cameras to photograph pictures of the two men, a 19-year-old Iranian identified by Malaysian police as Pouria Nour Mohammad Mehrdad, left, and the man on the right, his identity still not released, who boarded the missing Malaysia Airlines jet MH370 with a ... (more)

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Related Topix: US Navy, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 777

National Public Radio

False Leads In Search For Missing Jet

If the signals detected deep in the Indian Ocean are truly from the wreckage from Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, they ultimately will close the book on a frustrating long list of false leads in the effort to find the jet.

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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 777, US Military, US Air Force, Air Accidents

Sun Apr 13, 2014

The Straits Times

More than half of Malaysians feel government is hiding information on MH370, poll shows

More than half of Malaysians believe that government has been hiding information about Malaysia Airlines flight MH370's disappearance, according to a new survey by a Malaysian paper.

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Related Topix: World News, China, Asia, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 777

Great Falls Tribune

Aircraft manufacturing in Helena takes off

Born in Bozeman and raised in Whitefish, Eric Smith graduated from Montana State University.

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WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

Aviation geeks set on solving plane mystery

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Related Topix: Social Software, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 777, Travel

KCCI-TV Des Moines

MH370: Beacon batteries near or at end

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KMIZ

MH370: Beacon batteries near or at end

The batteries that power the beacons attached to Malaysia Airlines Flight 370's black boxes are "most likely" dead or almost depleted, an official with the company that designs and builds the pingers told CNN on Sunday.

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Journalgazette.net

Taking mystery out of black boxes

The flight data recorder, which pairs with a cockpit voice recorder in a black box, is painted orange for easier location.

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Related Topix: US News, Federal Aviation Administration, Boeing 727, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft

Mirror.co.uk

Missing Flight MH370 live: Updates as Australian PM Tony Abbott...

He told reporters in China that the search for the vanished plane would likely continue "for a long time to come".

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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 777, US Military, US Navy

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