Articles tagged “mh370”

Planes Can Still Vanish Without a Trace Despite Lessons From Malaysia Airlines

Planes Can Still Vanish Without a Trace Despite Lessons From Malaysia Airlines

Angus Whitley, Bloomberg

When our phones are stolen or lost, we can often track them in real time. But it will be decades before airlines can do the same with all of their planes. Kind of amazing, right?

2 weeks ago

Flight MH370 Search Is Resuming as Malaysian Government Gets Back on Board

Flight MH370 Search Is Resuming as Malaysian Government Gets Back on Board

Angus Whitley, Bloomberg

The Malaysian government decided to do the right thing to continue to search for MH370 and hopefully solve the mystery. But Malaysia is also making sure the U.S. exploration company shoulders the financial risk.

2 months ago

Malaysia Flight MH370 Search Still an Option for Private Company That Would Take the Risk

Malaysia Flight MH370 Search Still an Option for Private Company That Would Take the Risk

Rod McGuirk, Associated Press

The families and the rest of us, deserve an answer to what happened to Malaysia Airlines flight MH370. If a private company can get the job done and the fee isn't exhorbitant then the Malaysia government should get on board.

7 months ago

Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 Families to Visit Australia in Quest to Keep Search Going

Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 Families to Visit Australia in Quest to Keep Search Going

Rod Mcguirk, Associated Press

In the interests of the families and an aviation industry seeking answers, searchers should keep up their efforts to find missing Malyasia Airlines flight MH370, although the costly effort has turned up little so far.

1 year ago

Experts Try New Type of Analysis to Redefine Malaysia Airlines Flight Search Zone

Experts Try New Type of Analysis to Redefine Malaysia Airlines Flight Search Zone

Rod Mcguirk, Associated Press

Experts are already plotting the next search area for Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 but as the 3-year anniversary of when the flight went missing approaches, it isn't clear that there is the will to come up with additional funding for the search. We hope that the countries involved do keep the search going to resolve what happened to the doomed jet.

2 years ago

Missing MH370 Flight Spurred Airline Tracking And Safety Changes

Missing MH370 Flight Spurred Airline Tracking And Safety Changes

Kelvin Chan, Associated Press

Everything is moving so slowly around the disappearance of flight MH370, including the implementation of safety reforms and the search for the missing plane.

2 years ago

2 Years After MH 370 Disappearance, Malaysia Airlines Is Finding Its Way

2 Years After MH 370 Disappearance, Malaysia Airlines Is Finding Its Way

Kelvin Chan and Eileen Ng, Associated Press

After a double tragedy Malaysia Air couldn't take half measures to save itself. It appears that it didn't.

2 years ago

Changes Are Coming to Keep Planes From Vanishing, But the Pace is Slow

Changes Are Coming to Keep Planes From Vanishing, But the Pace is Slow

Joan Lowy, Associated Press

The disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 has prompted a slew of changes to aviation standards, but it will be years before they are all enacted.

2 years ago

New EU Black Box Rules Seek to Prevent Future Missing Airliners

New EU Black Box Rules Seek to Prevent Future Missing Airliners

Jonathan Stearns, Bloombert

The time it will take to implement this is a stark reminder of how slowly the aviation industry moves.

2 years ago

Wing Fragment Is From Missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 Say Experts

Wing Fragment Is From Missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 Say Experts

Eileen Ng, Associated Press

It would have been great if the airlines had made more progress on a flight tracking system over this last year.

3 years ago

Suspected Flight MH370 Wing Flap Now in France for Analysis

Suspected Flight MH370 Wing Flap Now in France for Analysis

Tara Patel, Bloomberg

It will be great to have an end to this tragic story.

3 years ago

Debris Matching Missing Malaysia Air Aircraft Type Found in Indian Ocean

Debris Matching Missing Malaysia Air Aircraft Type Found in Indian Ocean

Joan Lowy and Lori Hinnant, Associated Press

We'll wait to see what the researchers have to say.

3 years ago