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New gear to scour for MH370 up to two months away

May 05, 2014 - 3:48 PM

After scaling back the search effort for Malaysia Airlines Flight Mh370 Australia Malaysia and China are determined to focus on an intensified undersea search

MH370. The coordinator of the JACC Angus Houston during a press conference with in Canberra, Australia, 05 May 2014. Alan Porritt/EPA

Malaysia warns of 'huge' cost in MH370 search

Apr 17, 2014 - 7:09 PM

Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott says if nothing is found authorities would reassess how next to proceed in the unprecedented mission to find the plane

Bluefin-21 mini-sub to deploy in MH370 search

Apr 14, 2014 - 1:00 PM

Australia s Ocean Shield is deploying the autonomous underwater vehicle Bluefin 21 in the search for MH370

BLUEFIN. An image of a Bluefin-21 unit diving. Photo from http://www.bluefinrobotics.com/products/bluefin-21

Hunt for MH370 closes in on 'final resting place'

Apr 10, 2014 - 8:45 AM

Australia narrows the search for MH370 further

NEW SIGNALS. Angus Houston (L), head of the Joint Agency Coordination Centre leading the search for missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, and Australian Defence Minister David Johnston hold a media briefing at Pearce Airbase in Bullsbrook, 35 kms north of Perth on April 8, 2014. Greg Wood/AFP

Australian ship detects two more signals in plane hunt

Apr 09, 2014 - 11:33 AM

UPDATED Two more signals are detected as parties search for Malaysian Airlines flight MH370

NEW SIGNALS. Angus Houston (L), head of the Joint Agency Coordination Centre leading the search for missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, and Australian Defence Minister David Johnston hold a media briefing at Pearce Airbase in Bullsbrook, 35 kms north of Perth on April 8, 2014. Greg Wood/AFP

Hunt for MH370 'pings' to take days before sub launch

Apr 08, 2014 - 4:11 PM

Time is running out for finding further ping signals from Flight MH370 s black box

CHECKING THE WATERS. A picture made available on 08 April 2014 by the Australian Department of Defense shows a fast response craft from Australian Defence Vessel Ocean Shield tows Able Seaman Clearance Diver Michael Arnold as he searches the ocean for debris of the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370, near Perth, Australia, on March 31 2014. Leut Ryan Davis/EPA/Navy Imagery Unit

Underwater vessel set to search for missing plane

Apr 08, 2014 - 10:15 AM

The Bluefin 21 may see action soon as the autonomous underwater vessel prepares for deployment to the ocean floor to search for wreckage

BLUEFIN. An image of a Bluefin-21 unit diving. Photo from http://www.bluefinrobotics.com/products/bluefin-21

Hunt for MH370 homes in on ping signals

Apr 07, 2014 - 9:48 AM

Three separate ping signals raise hopes of solving the mystery of Flight MH370

PRAYING AND WAITING. A woman reads prayers and well-wishes on a wall for passengers onboard missing Malaysia Airlines (MAS) flight MH370 during a mass prayer in Kuala Lumpur on April 6, 2014. Mohd Rasfan/AFP

Malaysian PM in Perth as MH370 search continues

Apr 03, 2014 - 11:19 AM

Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak tours the Australian military base used as a staging post in the continuing search for Malaysia Airlines flight MH370

RAZAK IN AUSTRALIA. Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak attends a briefing at the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) base Pearce in Perth, Western Australia, 03 April 2014. Richard Wainwright/EPA

Australia warns MH370 search could take 'long time'

Apr 01, 2014 - 3:54 PM

A vessel with a specialized black box locator is battling the clock to find MH370 s black box

LONG SEARCH? A handout image released by the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) in Canberra, Australia, 01 April 2014, shows the search area in the Indian Ocean, West of Australia, where ten planes and nine ships are searching for the missing Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 on April 1, 2014. AMSA Handout/EPA

Former Australia defense boss to head MH370 search: reports

Mar 30, 2014 - 7:32 AM

Former Australian defense chief Angus Houston will take over coordination of the international search effort for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370

HEAD OF SEARCH. Former Australian defense chief Angus Houston will take over coordination of the international search effort for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370. Photo from AFP