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Myanmar ship recovers black box from crashed plane

Jun 18, 2017 - 10:50 PM

The process of deciphering data from the black box can take days or even weeks

Myanmar military chief senior-general Min Aung Hlaing speaks during a crash donations ceremony for the victims of Myanmar military transport plane Y8 crash in Naypyidaw on June 10, 2017. Myanmar navy ships battled high winds as they scoured the storm-whipped Andaman sea for wreckage from a military plane crash, bringing another body to shore as scores remained missing. / AFP PHOTO / AUNG HTET

Relatives wait as bodies retrieved from Myanmar plane wreck

Jun 08, 2017 - 12:14 PM

UPDATED The commander in chief s office says 10 corpses including 5 children had been retrieved from the sea since a navy boat discovered wreckage from the plane early Thursday off the coastline near Dawei town

Military data suggests 'skilled' flyer turned Malaysia jet

Mar 15, 2014 - 10:53 AM

UPDATED All signs so far point to a controlled deliberate act not a mechanical failure according to an analyst

6 Indian ships deployed in search for Malaysian jet

Mar 14, 2014 - 10:30 PM

6 Indian ships and 5 aircraft scour the Andaman Sea for any sign of the missing Malaysian jet

Malaysia confirms jet search area expanded

Mar 14, 2014 - 6:34 PM

We are pushing further east into the South China Sea and further into the Indian Ocean Malaysia s transport minister says

This handout photo taken on March 9, 2014 shows Malaysian Maritime Enforcement personnel looking through binoculars during search and rescue operations for the missing Malaysia Airlines (MAS) Boeing 777-200. Photo by Malaysian Maritime Enforcement/AFP

China spots floating objects in Malaysia jet hunt

Mar 13, 2014 - 10:40 AM

2ND UPDATE China says on Wednesday March 12 that a Chinese satellite had seen the objects in a suspected crash sea area in the South China Sea on March 9

SATELLITE IMAGES. One of 3 images released by the State Administration of Science, Technology and Industry for National Defense (SASTIND) of the People's Republic of China on 13 March 2014 and taken on 09 March, show what it says are three large floating objects in an area where missing Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 vanished from radar on 08 March. Image from SASTIND.GOV.CN/EPA

Vietnam suspends air search for missing Malaysian jet

Mar 12, 2014 - 11:51 AM

Vietnam s deputy minister of transport said it suspended its air search and scaled back its sea search while waiting for Malaysia to clarify the search s direction

VIETNAM'S ROLE. A military official works inside a flying Soviet-made AN-26 of the Vietnam Air Force during search and rescue (SAR) operations for a missing Malaysian Airlines flight, off Vietnam's sea, 11 March 2014. Photo by Luong Thai Linh/EPA

Malaysia searching Andaman Sea for missing plane: official

Mar 12, 2014 - 11:38 AM

Malaysia expands its search for Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 to the Andaman Sea

This handout photo taken on March 9, 2014 shows Malaysian Maritime Enforcement personnel looking through binoculars during search and rescue operations for the missing Malaysia Airlines (MAS) Boeing 777-200. Photo by Malaysian Maritime Enforcement/AFP