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Malaysia Airlines To Sell Abacus Stake

May 18, 2015

Malaysia Airlines is divesting its indirect 8.84 percent share in Asia-Pacific travel distributor Abacus International as part of its plan to streamline its business and sell non-core assets.
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Malaysia Air Agrees New Catering Contracts

May 11, 2015

Malaysia Airlines has agreed two cheaper and shorter catering deals with Brahim's, as the national carrier looks to cut costs during its restructuring.
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Malaysia Air To Sell Long-Haul Jets - Report

May 1, 2015

Malaysia Airlines is planning to sell off some of its aircraft as part of its restructuring efforts, aviation news website Flightglobal reported.
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Dutch Shift MH17 Focus To Investigating Culprits

April 16, 2015

The Dutch government said that, with nearly all of the victims of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 identified, efforts had shifted to finding those responsible for shooting the plane down as it crossed Ukraine last July.
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MH370 Search Area To Double If Plane Not Found

April 16, 2015

Government ministers from Australia, China and Malaysia said they would double the search area for Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 if wreckage is not found in the current target area.
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MH17 Team Get Access, Hope To Find Last Two Victims

April 15, 2015

Nine months after Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 crashed in eastern Ukraine, investigators have gained access to the area where the last unexamined wreckage lies and hope to recover remains of the last two victims.
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Malaysia Airlines Brings Forward New CEO Start Date

March 20, 2015

Malaysia Airlines will bring forward the appointment of Christoph Mueller as its managing director and group chief executive to May 1 from July.
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MH17 Crash Site Fragment Supports Missile Theory - Report

March 19, 2015

A metal fragment from the crash site of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 matches a surface-to-air BUK rocket, a Dutch broadcaster said on Thursday, supporting a theory that the plane was downed by pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine.
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Malaysia Air Says Expired Battery Did Not Hinder Search

March 9, 2015

Malaysia Airlines said an expired battery in the underwater locator beacon of the flight data recorder on missing flight MH370 would have made no difference in the search for the plane.
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Malaysia To Continue MH370 Search, Report Released

March 8, 2015

Prime Minister Najib Razak said Malaysia remained committed to the search for Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 a year after it vanished without trace, as a report by international investigators offered no new clues as to its fate.
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Malaysia Airlines Upgrades Tracking A Year After MH370

March 6, 2015

Malaysia Airlines has begun tracking the location of its long-haul flights every 15 minutes or less, a proposal put forward by the ICAO after the disappearance of flight MH370 a year ago.
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Trial To Improve Flight Tracking A Year After MH370

March 2, 2015

Australia, Indonesia and Malaysia are launching a trial to allow air traffic controllers to more closely track aircraft traversing remote oceans such as the Indian Ocean, believed to be the final resting place of Malaysia Airlines slight MH370.
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