Malaysian Airlines - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Malaysian Airlines


Supreme Court, shame campaign, Hidilyn Diaz | 6PM wRap

Aug 09, 2016 - 7:38 PM

Watch Rappler s 6PM newscast with Chay Hofileña

New find of suspected MH370 debris to be sent to Australia

Mar 12, 2016 - 6:30 PM

The suspected piece from MH370 will be sent to Australia as it is the country Malaysia assigned to identify any pieces found

Thailand examines 'aircraft debris' stoking Malaysia jet conjecture

Jan 24, 2016 - 2:03 PM

Although there is no official confirmation it is part of an aircraft Thai media swiftly speculates that it may have come from flight MH370

BOEING 777-200. Malaysia Airline's ground staff park a Boeing 777-200 at Kuala Lumpur International airport after setting a world record for the longest non-stop flight from Seattle to Kuala Lumpur on April 2, 1997. File photo by Francis Silvan/AFP

MH370: Apa yang terjadi pada puing-puing pesawat yang menabrak lautan?

Aug 05, 2015 - 2:51 PM

Inilah hasil pencarian dan analisis selama 16 bulan sejak kecelakaan pesawat MH370

A file photo dated 10 March 2014 shows a Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777-200 airplane sitting on the tarmac moments before its scheduled departure. Diego Azubel/EPA

‘True SONA,’ Ang vs Gozon, MH370 probe | 6PM wRap

Aug 03, 2015 - 7:36 PM

Watch the 6PM edition of Rappler s newscast The wRap

Debris brings MH370 mystery 'closer' than ever to answers

Jul 31, 2015 - 8:49 PM

2nd UPDATE French officials say analysis of the wing part would begin on Wednesday August 5 along with an examination of parts of a suitcase discovered nearby

WRECKAGE. Johnny Begue, a member of a local shore cleaning association, poses with the remains of a luggage found off the coast of La Reunion. Photo by Reunion/AFP

Poe hits back, PH-TW standoff, MH370 | 6PM wRap

Jun 03, 2015 - 6:00 PM

Watch the full rundown of today s top stories on Rappler s newscast The wRap

4th ship joins MH370 underwater search

Jan 14, 2015 - 2:50 PM

The Fugro Supporter is set to join fellow ships Fugro Equator and Fugro Discovery in the remote search zone in the southern Indian Ocean

VAST SEA. A picture made available on 30 March 2014 shows a view of the Indian Ocean taken from a Royal New Zealand Air Force (RNZAF) P-3K2 Orion aircraft searching for missing Malaysian Airlines flight MH370, over the southern Indian Ocean, 29 March 2014. Jason Reed/Pool/EPA

New year mishaps, AirAsia update, 'thriftier' Filipinos | The wRap

Jan 01, 2015 - 8:35 PM

China stampede fire in Philippines greet 2015 Relatives of AirAsia crash victims give DNA samples to help identify bodies in Indonesia A study shows Filipinos were thriftier in 2014

Kiev: Fighter jets downed near MH17 site by missile from Russia

Jul 24, 2014 - 12:55 AM

Pro Russian rebels have insisted on several occasions they are not equipped with weapons capable of hitting targets above an altitude of 2 500 meters

People carry a stretcher with a body bag past a debris of Boeing 777 Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 airplane, which crashed during flying over the eastern Ukraine region, at the crash site near Donetsk, Ukraine, 19 July 2014. Anastasia Vlasova/EPA

British investigators downloading MH17 black box data

Jul 23, 2014 - 11:56 PM

The boxes – which are actually orange in color – are delivered to Farnborough by the Dutch Safety Board OVV which is leading an international investigation into the crash

BLACK BOX. Debris of the Boeing 777, Malaysia Airlines flight MH17, which crashed during flying over the eastern Ukraine region near Donetsk, Ukraine, 17 July 2014.  Photo by PHOTOMIG/EPA

Merkel, Putin agree on international probe of #MH17 crash

Jul 19, 2014 - 8:37 PM

German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Russian President Vladimir Putin agree for an international investigation into the downing of a Malaysian plane over Ukraine and for rapid access to the crash site

INTERNATIONAL INVESTIGATION. Russian President Vladimir Putin (L) and German Chancellor Angela Merkel speak on the telephone, agreeing that an international, independent commission should quickly have access to the site of the accident to shed light on the circumstances of the crash. File photo by EPA/Alain Jocard

AIDS official: 6 colleagues not 100 on #MH17

Jul 19, 2014 - 2:56 PM

Australian newspapers on Friday July 18 reported as many as 100 medical researchers scientists doctors and activists were on Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 that went down

TRIBUTE. Flowers are laid at the front of the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre (MCEC) to remember the lives of those lost onboard Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 prior to the start of the AIDS Conference in Melbourne on July 19, 2014. Photo by AFP/Esther Lim

#GlendaPH damages 2 planes at NAIA

Jul 16, 2014 - 2:55 PM

Airport authorities say operations resumed at 11 am Wednesday after runways were inspected and cleared of debris

Malaysia stresses China ties despite Asian rows

May 22, 2014 - 4:35 PM

Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak says the territorial row between China and other Southeast Asian countries should not be an impediment to Malaysia s growing ties with China

MH370 puzzle seen leading to out-of-court settlements

May 11, 2014 - 11:05 AM

Relatives of the 239 people on board can still come after Malaysia Airlines because under international aviation law it is an airline s responsibility to prove it was not to blame for an accident

NO INFO. Relatives of passengers from the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 leave the lounge after getting no new information in Beijing on March 14, 2014. Photo by Goh Chai Hin/AFP

The search for MH 370

Apr 04, 2014 - 7:13 PM

Rappler talks to aviation security specialist Philip Baum on Malaysian Airlines flight MH 370

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

MH370 ended at the southern Indian Ocean

Mar 24, 2014 - 10:06 PM

Seventeen days since Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 went missing Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak announces that based on new analysis the plane s last position was in the middle of the Indian Ocean west of Perth

LAST LOCATION. Malaysia announces 17 days since MH370 went missing that the plane crashed at the southern Indian Ocean. Photo by AFP

Sense of desperation as MH370 search enters third week

Mar 22, 2014 - 9:42 AM

UPDATED Finding wreckage in the remote southern Indian Ocean would undermine the hijacking theory which many of the relatives of the 227 passengers on board continue to cling to

PH halts search for missing Malaysian plane

Mar 17, 2014 - 4:30 PM

Defense Secretary Voltaire Gazmin says the extensive search conducted by the Philippine Air Force yielded no results

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

Rappler Newscast | March 11, 2014

Mar 11, 2014 - 7:52 PM

PH protests China’s move in Ayungin Shoal Janet Napoles refuses treatment in gov t hospitals Passengers who used stolen passport on flight MH370 identified

Thailand exposed as crime hub

Mar 10, 2014 - 10:50 PM

Its role as a hub for criminal networks using false documents is in the spotlight after two unknown passengers on vanished flight MH370 used passports stolen in the kingdom

MISSING PLANE. The arrival board at the Beijing Airport showed the flight MH370 in red text. It was the Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777-200 plane, which lost contact with air traffic authorities on March 8, 2014. Photo by Mark Ralston/AFP

Thai police target 'passport ring' in vanished flight probe

Mar 09, 2014 - 10:16 PM

Flight information seen by AFP shows that tickets were booked in the names of Luigi Maraldi and Christian Kozel on March 6 2014 and issued in the Thai city of Pattaya a popular beach resort south of the capital Bangkok

MISSING PLANE. The arrival board at the Beijing Airport showed the flight MH370 in red text. It was the Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777-200 plane, which lost contact with air traffic authorities on March 8, 2014. Photo by Mark Ralston/AFP

Malaysia jet damaged in 2012 but 'safe to fly'

Mar 09, 2014 - 5:19 PM

The incident occurred in a minor collision with another aircraft on the ground at Shanghai s Pudong International Airport

STILL MISSING. Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777-200 plane remains missing after contact with air traffic authorities on March 8. Photo from AFP