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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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IATA director Tony Tyler called for a more concerted effort to promote global connectivity at his group's annual general meeting.
Jun 2, 2014 - 2:29 PM
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May 28, 2014 - 2:57 PM
The Boeing 787-8 can now fly as far as 330 minutes away from a diversion airfield.