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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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Jul 14, 2015 - 3:30 PM
At least one armored vehicle on board shifted rearward as the airplane took off, crippling key systems
Lufthansa Technik MRO facility in Puerto Rico
Jul 14, 2015 - 11:38 AM
The facility in Aguadilla promises to generate $2.2 billion in economic impact over 30 years for the financially troubled U.S. territory.
Jul 14, 2015 - 9:19 AM
Plans call for first large-scale service cuts since downing of MH17
Jul 13, 2015 - 9:02 AM
With European Union co-funding, €650 million in public and private investment will be applied to begin air traffic management modernization.
Jul 11, 2015 - 6:07 AM
The crew was too low an a visual approach but later landed safely on an instrument approach.
Jul 11, 2015 - 5:54 AM
Loss of control in flight represents the most severe hull loss causal factor in commercial aviation worldwide over the past 10 years.
Jul 11, 2015 - 5:46 AM
The proposed civil penalty is the result of operating six aircraft beyond inspection limits.
Jul 9, 2015 - 11:38 AM
Pen new deals with Boeing to expand fleets
Jul 9, 2015 - 10:35 AM
IATA warns of airline industry’s vulnerability
Calgary International Airport tower
Jul 8, 2015 - 4:54 PM
A proposed fundamental change of the U.S. ATC organizational structure could come this fall in FAA reauthorization legislation.