Malaysia Airlines News Stories

China To Contribute AUD$20 Million To MH370 Search

November 22, 2015

China will contribute AUD$20 million (USD$14.5 million) to the hunt for missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, in the latest expansion of one of the costliest search missions in aviation history.

Experts Say MH370 Sonar Images Should Be Re-Examined

October 20, 2015

Australian authorities searching for the wreckage of Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 should urgently re-investigate two areas in the remote Indian Ocean where sonar pictures show what could be debris from the plane, deep-sea search experts said.

Painstaking Reconstruction Tells Story Of MH17

October 13, 2015

The reconstruction of the wreckage of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 tells its own vivid story of the impact of the missile that destroyed the aircraft last July, killing all 298 people on board.

MH17 Shot Down By Russian-Built Missile

October 13, 2015

Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 was shot down over eastern Ukraine by a Russian-made Buk missile, the Dutch Safety Board concluded in its final report on the crash in July 2014 that killed all 298 people on board, most of them Dutch.

Dutch Safety Board To Announce MH17 Report

October 12, 2015

The Dutch Safety Board, issuing long-awaited findings on Tuesday of its investigation into the crash of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 over eastern Ukraine, is expected to say it was downed by a Russian-made Buk missile but not say who was responsible for firing it.

Ex-Official Doubts MH17 Report Will Give Answers

October 9, 2015

A former senior official in Ukraine's security service said he doubted the final report on the crash of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 would provide conclusive answers.

EU To Impose Mandatory Flight-Tracking

September 16, 2015

The European Union is pursuing plans to impose mandatory flight-tracking in response to the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, but will not mandate a specific interval for position updates.

Malaysia Airlines Signs A350 Lease Deal

September 10, 2015

Malaysia Airlines will lease four Airbus A350-900s from Air Lease under a long-term agreement it has signed, the airline said.

Wing Part Definitely From MH370

September 3, 2015

The piece of wing found on the shore of Reunion Island in the Indian Ocean has been formally identified as part of the wreckage of Malaysia Airlines flight MH370.

Final MH17 Crash Report Due In October

August 27, 2015

The final report into the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 over eastern Ukraine last year will be published on October 13, the Dutch Safety Board said.