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July 31, 2015, 10:09 AM

Wing Section Suspected of Coming From MH370 Boeing 777

The trailing-edge wing flaperon was sent to an aeronautical laboratory in Toulouse, France, for further analysis.

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May 28, 2015 - 9:55 AM
Plans also call for development of larger variants
Overseas National Airways DC-9 "Carib Queen"
May 28, 2015 - 9:31 AM
It's 45 years since ALM Flight 980 ditched in the Caribbean.
Aer Lingus A320s
May 27, 2015 - 4:32 PM
Ryanair yet to weigh in
FAA headquarters in Washington, D.C.
May 27, 2015 - 3:51 PM
The agency said its aviation rulemaking committee is a response to Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 and Germanwings Flight 9525.
Data Comm Demo
May 27, 2015 - 11:58 AM
After a two-year test period, the text-based cockpit communication system will serve more than 50 U.S. airports by the end of next year.
Qatar A350
May 27, 2015 - 10:03 AM
Display to include Airbus A350, Boeing 787
May 26, 2015 - 11:03 AM
Twenty-year forecast predicts need for 125 additional freighters a year
Matt Barton, Flightpath Economics
May 23, 2015 - 12:40 PM
Regional Air Cargo Carriers Association members are perturbed about the shortage of qualified pilots.
May 22, 2015 - 10:43 AM
The FAA has updated its "Lessons Learned" safety library with six new modules detailing additional historically significant accidents.
May 22, 2015 - 9:06 AM
Initial contract covers 200 Southwest Airlines 737 Max narrowbodies