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Wing part arrives in France as MH370 link investigated

Aug 01, 2015 - 2:05 PM

UPDATED Experts will begin their analysis on August 5 If confirmed the discovery would mark the first breakthrough in a case that has baffled aviation experts for 16 months

MISSING PLANE. A picture made available July 30, 2015 shows officers carrying pieces of debris from an unidentified aircraft apparently washed ashore in Saint-Andre de la Reunion, eastern La Reunion island, France, July 29. File photo by Raymond Wae Tion/EPA

Australia 'confident' it's searching in right area for MH370

Jul 31, 2015 - 1:22 PM

Authorities are planning to search a total of 120 000 square kilometers

UNIDENTIFIED. A picture made available July 30, 2015 shows a piece of debris from an unidentified aircraft apparently washed ashore in Saint-Andre de la Reunion, eastern La Reunion island, France, July 29, 2015. Photo by EPA/ZINFOS974

MH370 search zone to double if nothing found – officials

Apr 16, 2015 - 3:43 PM

UPDATED The Indian Ocean search zone will be expanded to 120 000 square kilometers 46 300 square miles if the current area comes up empty

STILL SEARCHING. In this file photo, Royal New Zealand Air Force (RNZAF) P-3K2 Orion Co-pilot Brett McKenzie looking out the flight deck for missing Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 over the southern Indian Ocean, 29 March 2014. Jason Reed/Pool/EPA

MH370 may have turned south 'earlier' than thought

Aug 28, 2014 - 12:14 PM

The new detail comes after further refinement of satellite data and as investigators attempted to map the position of the jet during a failed attempt to contact it earlier in its flight path

SEARCHING STILL. In this photo taken from a Royal New Zealand Airforce (RNZAF) P-3K2-Orion aircraft, co-pilot and Squadron Leader Brett McKenzie helps to look for objects during the search for missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, off Perth, Australia, April 13, 2014. Greg Wood/Pool/AFP

After MH17 tragedy, Australia assures search for MH370 goes on

Jul 23, 2014 - 3:28 PM

Australia leads the multinational search for MH370 which disappeared on March 8 carrying 239 people and is believed to have crashed in the southern Indian Ocean

SEARCHING. A handout picture shows Leading Seaman, Boatswain's Mate, William Sharkey searching for debris in the Southern Indian Ocean on April 6, 2014. Australian Defense Department/EPA

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

Wild weather halts search for Malaysia Airlines jet

Mar 25, 2014 - 10:13 AM

Bad weather is making the attempts to find Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 more difficult

BAD WEATHER. This picture taken on March 24, 2014 shows a view of the bad weather and visibility from a low flying RAAF AP-3C Orion aircraft whilst searching for missing Malaysia Airways flight MH370 over the Indian Ocean. Richard Wainwright/AFP/POOL

Malaysia plane search intensifies on new debris data

Mar 24, 2014 - 9:34 AM

Mounting evidence of floating objects suspected to be linked to the missing place has energized the search

Australia says MH370 search to continue 'indefinitely'

Mar 22, 2014 - 4:24 PM

There s no information that would lead us to not want to continue this search deputy prime minister Warren Truss said; meanwhile he cautioned that the objects may not be related to MH370

SEARCH CONTINUES. Deputy Australian Prime Minister Warren Truss holds a press conference at the RAAF Base Pearce after meeting with pilots, crew and maintenance personnel of the RAAF Orions currently searching for the missing Malaysian Airlines MH370 on March 22, 2014. Photo by Greg Wood/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

Australia's Abbott begins transition but faces hurdles

Sep 09, 2013 - 10:19 AM

While Abbott s Liberal National coalition is forecast to enjoy a 32 seat majority on the lower House of Representatives the makeup of the Senate is not yet clear

ELECTION WINNER. Conservative challenger Tony Abbott delivers his address in Sydney on September 7, 2013. AFP / Saeed Khan