Malaysia Airlines News Stories

MH370 Search Likely To End In December

August 24, 2016

The search for Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 is expected to finish by the end of the year, the agency coordinating the search said in a statement.


Wing Part Found In Tanzania ‘Highly Likely’ From MH370

July 29, 2016

An aircraft wing part found in Tanzania is "highly likely" to be part of missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, an Australian government minister said on Friday.


Flight Simulator In MH370 Captain’s Home Plotted Indian Ocean Course

July 28, 2016

A home flight simulator owned by the pilot of missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 was used to plot a course to the southern Indian Ocean where the aircraft is believed to have gone missing, the Australian agency in charge of the search said.


Malaysia Air Orders 25 Boeing 737 MAX 8s

July 27, 2016

Malaysia Airlines has ordered 25 Boeing 737 MAX 8s, and purchase rights for another 25, in a deal worth up to USD$5.5 billion at list prices.


Malaysia Air May Announce Aircraft Order This Week - Report

July 25, 2016

Malaysia Airlines may announce an order of Boeing 737 MAX aircraft as early as Wednesday, as the airline eyes a fleet expansion, according to a media report.



Search For Malaysia MH370 To Be Suspended

July 22, 2016

The hunt for Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 will be suspended if the aircraft is not found in an area now being searched, Malaysia, China and Australia said in a statement.


MH370 Search Looking In The Wrong Place?

July 20, 2016

The Dutch company leading the underwater hunt for Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 say they believe the plane may have glided down rather than dived in the final moments, meaning they have been looking in the wrong area of ocean for two years.


Malaysia Airlines Settles MH17 Damages- Report

July 17, 2016

Malaysia Airlines has struck a deal to settle damages claims for most victims of its MH17 flight that was shot down over eastern Ukraine two years ago, Dutch national broadcaster NOS reported.


Bad Weather Holds Up Search For MH370

July 6, 2016

Adverse weather has caused a delay of up to eight weeks in the Indian Ocean search for Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, pushing the hunt well beyond an expected finish date of mid-2016.


Malaysia Airlines Names Bellew as CEO

June 30, 2016

Malaysia Airlines has named chief operating officer and former Ryanair executive Peter Bellew as the carrier's new chief executive, replacing Christoph Mueller who resigned earlier this year.