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July 22, 2016, 9:43 AM

Authorities: MH370 Search Will Be Suspended, Not Abandoned

Hampered by poor weather, and with a diminishing search area, authorities from Australia, Malaysia and China have agreed to suspend the search.

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Nov 10, 2010 - 6:19 AM
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Nov 9, 2010 - 6:20 AM
Rolls-Royce says that the <link news/single-news-page/article/engine-failure-prompts-a380-groundings-27154/>uncontained engine failure on a Qantas Airbus A
Nov 8, 2010 - 7:21 AM
Boeing and Indian budget carrier SpiceJet announced an order for 30 Next Generation 737-800 with winglets in the presence of U.S.
Nov 5, 2010 - 8:36 AM
Indian low-cost carrier SpiceJet plans to buy as many as 30 Q400 turboprops from Bombardier in a deal worth up to $900 million. <br /> The airline’s
Nov 5, 2010 - 7:26 AM
China Aviation Supplies Holding Company (CAS) signed contracts with Airbus yesterday covering the delivery of 102 aircraft, including a new firm order for
Nov 4, 2010 - 11:33 AM
Gulfstream International Group, the parent company of Fort Lauderdale, Fla.-based Gulfstream International Airlines, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protec
Nov 4, 2010 - 6:42 AM
Sukhoi Civil Aircraft (SCAC) flew the first production Sukhoi Superjet 100–S/N 95007–for the first time today from the site of the company’s final assembly
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Nov 4, 2010 - 6:33 AM
A Qantas Airbus A380 on its way to Sydney from Singapore this morning experienced an uncontained engine failure soon after takeoff, forcing the airplane to
Nov 2, 2010 - 1:35 PM
On Friday, Embraer reported a $98.5 million profit in the third quarter, up from $58 million a year ago, despite delivering 22 percent fewer aircraft.
Nov 2, 2010 - 8:01 AM
Global air cargo traffic will expand at an annual rate of 5.9 percent over the next two decades, according to Boeing’s World Air Cargo Forecast for 2010/20