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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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Aircraft
Nov 8, 2015 - 10:30 AM
Eurocontrol and GCAA recently signed an agreement on flight data
Nov 8, 2015 - 10:10 AM
Still one of the industry’s turnaround success stories, ATR has gone from strength to strength since almost closing 10 years ago due to ‘jet mania’.
Dubai World Central Business Park
Nov 8, 2015 - 10:00 AM
DWC capacity to hit around 120 million in 2025, but confusion over new Dubai South name replacing ‘Dubai World Central’.
Nov 8, 2015 - 7:10 AM
Improved systems to enable more precise navigation
Nov 8, 2015 - 7:00 AM
The new L410NG from the Czech Republic’s Aircraft Industries features the new GE H-85 turboprop engine
Nov 8, 2015 - 12:55 AM
Comac won’t say when in 2016 it now plans to conduct the first flight of the delayed C919
Group of men
Nov 8, 2015 - 12:50 AM
There is a large regional presence beyond Gulf ‘Big Three,’ and it’s increasing all the time.
Rolls-Royce Trent XWB-97 engine
Nov 7, 2015 - 3:00 PM
The XWB-97 will power the Airbus A350-1000
Nov 7, 2015 - 8:00 AM
It remains to be seen whether UAC's efforts to make wetleasing Superjets easy will turn into firm orders, as it hopes.
Troy Lambeth
Nov 7, 2015 - 3:30 AM
New GEnx and GP7200 Engines Add to Offering