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1 hr ago | Rediff.com

Robotic submarine launches 5th mission to locate missing plane

A mini-submarine deployed to find the crashed Malaysian jet has touched record depths in the Indian Ocean beyond its operating limits and embarked on a fifth mission on Friday, with still no sign of the plane's wreckage.

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6 hrs ago | WBOC-TV Salisbury

Australia's Houston: Calm face of Flight 370 hunt

He speaks with a calm, steady voice as he tackles question after question in an attempt to explain one of the biggest mysteries the modern world has ever known: What happened to Malaysia Airlines Flight 370? Angus Houston has become the global face of the massive monthlong search operation off Australia's west coast to find the missing Boeing 777, ... (more)

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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 777, World News, Malaysia, US Military, US Air Force

7 hrs ago | National Public Radio

Chinese Relatives Pray Over Lost Malaysian Plane

Six weeks into the extensive search for the lost Malaysia Airlines plane without so much as a piece of debris yet found, several Chinese relatives met Friday to pray for spouses who never came home, while begging for answers that could end their misery of not knowing.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

Greenwich Citizen

Sub scours ocean for missing Malaysian jet

A Royal Malaysian Air Force C-130H Hercules aircraft takes off from Pearce Airbase, north of Perth, Australia to help in the search for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, Thursday, April 17, 2014.

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Related Topix: Australia, World News, US Military, US Navy, US News, Commercial Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 777, Malaysia,

Reuters

UPDATE 1-Two U.S. arms programs face live-or-die reviews after costs jump

An unmanned U.S. Navy helicopter built by Northrop Grumman Corp and a precision ship-landing system built by Raytheon Co face mandatory reviews that could lead to their cancellation after quantity reductions drove unit costs sharply higher in 2013, the Pentagon announced on Thursday.

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Related Topix: US Navy, Manufacturing, Northrop Grumman, Aerospace-Defense, Raytheon, Aircraft, Boeing AH-64 Apache, Military Aircraft

ABC News

Korean Air A380 Hits 2 Light Poles at LA Airport

An Airbus A380 superjumbo jet hit two light poles while taxiing to its gate at Los Angeles International Airport with hundreds of passengers aboard.

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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Civil Aircraft, Aircraft, Airbus A380, Airbus Aircraft, Boeing 747

New Scientist

Space shuttle carrier plane heads out on Texas convoy

A Boeing 747 that gave piggyback rides to space shuttles is about to hit the road one last time.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Space, Boeing 747, Commercial Aircraft, Aircraft, Houston, TX, US Military, Ellington Field, Edwards Air Force Base, US Air Force

WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

Search setback: Oil slick not linked to Flight 370

The quest to solve the mystery of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 took a step backward Thursday when Australian authorities determined that a small oil slick discovered Sunday in the prime search area was not from the missing Boeing 777.

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Related Topix: Australia, Oceania, World News, Oil Spill, Commercial Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 777, Malaysia, US Military, US Navy, US News

Sky News

Missing Plane Search Teams 'Not Giving Up'

Officials say the hunt for flight MH370 will continue throughout the Easter weekend, as a mini-sub finally reaches the sea bed.

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

Wed Apr 16, 2014

USA Today

US Airways: No one fired for 'honest mistake' on lewd photo

US Airways has apologized after mistakenly tweeting a graphic pornographic image to one of its followers, but no one is going to lose a job because of the mistake.

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Related Topix: Transportation, DallasFort Worth International Airport, Commercial Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 777, Boeing 737

Jalopnik

CNN's MH370 Flight Sim Pilot Has Been Fired For Shaming Canada

The plaid shirt-wearing Boeing 777 simulator "pilot of the people" Mitchel Casado has been fired by his employer, uFly.

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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Boeing 777, Aircraft, Autos

Daily Times

Uncharted depths provide reality check for MH370 hunt

KUALA LUMPUR: Hopes that Malaysia's missing jet might soon be found are yielding to the sobering realisation of the immense challenge of searching an uncharted seafloor at depths that push deep-sea technology to its limits."

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Related Topix: World News, Malaysia, Oceanography, Science, US Military, US Navy, US News, Commercial Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 777

Anna.aero

Boeing delivers more units than Airbus for the third month in a row;...

On 10 March, Air Arabia and Airbus celebrated the delivery of the 6000th A320 family aircraft, which was unveiled during a special ceremony in Hamburg.

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Sentinel & Enterprise

Sub makes second dive for Flight 370

As a robotic submarine dived into the ocean to look for lost Flight 370, angry Chinese relatives stormed out of a teleconference meeting Wednesday to protest the Malaysian government for not addressing them in person.

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Sthelensstar.co.uk

Sailor is part of ocean search team

ST HELENS sailor Matthew Cairns is part of the search force scouring the Southern Indian Ocean following the mystery disappearance of a Malaysian passenger plane.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

SPACE.com

NASA Signs Over Historic Apollo-Era Launch Pad to SpaceX

Launch Complex 39A at Kennedy Space Center in Florida is now under the direction of SpaceX , the private spaceflight company headed by billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk.

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Suria

Mini-sub aborts first search for MH370

A mini-sub hunting for Malaysian jet MH370 aborted its first search of the remote Indian Ocean seabed after just six hours because the water was deeper than its operating limits, officials said Tuesday.

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Channelnewsasia.com

Malaysia vows to be transparent with black box data

Any data that is eventually recovered from the black box of missing flight MH370 will be publicly released, Malaysia's acting transport minister pledged on Tuesday, as the government battles widespread criticism over the transparency of its investigation.

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Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Malaysia, Commercial Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 777

KMIZ

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, Aircraft, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Solar Energy

WLUK-TV Green Bay

Malaysia jet search area too deep for submarine

A robotic submarine hunting for the missing Malaysian jet aborted its first mission after only six hours, surfacing with no new clues when it exceeded its maximum depth along the floor of the Indian Ocean, officials said Tuesday.

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