southern Indian Ocean - updates

Rappler's latest stories on southern Indian Ocean


Malaysia Airlines union urges CEO to resign

May 29, 2014 - 9:05 PM

The union says staff morale is very low over the carrier s poor financial performance as the fate of Flight MH370 remains unknown

TROUBLED. Pressure mounts for the Malaysia Airlines CEO Ahmad Jauhari Yahya to step down. File photo by Francis Silvan/AFP

Tropical cyclones moving poleward, says study

May 16, 2014 - 3:56 PM

Regions once considered to be relatively cyclone safe may become more exposed while regions closer to the equator may run less risk of being hit

A satellite image of Tropical Storm Man-yi (which later became a typhoon) on September 13, 2013, at 1:15 UTC. Man-yi later hit Japan. Image courtesy NASA Goddard MODIS Rapid Response Team

Chinese ship finds 'pulse signal', but no confirmation if linked to MH370

Apr 05, 2014 - 8:59 PM

A Chinese ship searching for Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 detected a pulse signal in the southern Indian Ocean but it was not yet clear whether it was linked to MH370

STILL SEARCHING. This handout photo taken on April 1, 2014 by Australian Defence shows HMAS Toowoomba (bottom) conducting a replenishment at sea with HMAS Success (top) during the search for missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 in the southern Indian Ocean. Photo from AFP/ Australian Defence/ Abis Chris Beerens

US law firm launches legal action over MH370

Mar 26, 2014 - 8:34 PM

Chicago based Ribbeck Law Chartered says it filed a court petition in the US state of Illinois targeting Malaysia Airlines and Boeing

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

Malaysia says French satellites spot objects in search area

Mar 23, 2014 - 6:24 PM

The images include potential objects in the vicinity of the southern corridor the Transport Ministry said in a statement