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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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Jun 29, 2016 - 3:01 PM
Airplane slated to enter service on July 15
Jun 29, 2016 - 3:00 AM
Highlights include regional connectivity scheme, liberalization of foreign investment
Jun 28, 2016 - 9:03 AM
Contract including options valued at $6.3 billion
Jun 27, 2016 - 2:10 PM
Inquiry launched as investigators continue attempts to extract data from FDR, CVR
Jun 27, 2016 - 10:13 AM
Crew turns back to Changi following engine oil indication
Boeing 787 nose under construction
Jun 27, 2016 - 9:41 AM
Closing new master agreements with both Boeing and Airbus are among the marching orders for incoming Spirit CEO Tom Gentile.
Jun 23, 2016 - 10:35 AM
First tranche of $1 billion investment to arrive on June 30
Jun 22, 2016 - 10:04 PM
The Flight Safety Foundation's report explains how space-based ADS-B could improve surveillance of aircraft over oceans and remote areas.
Jun 22, 2016 - 9:33 AM
Boeing's long-anticipated deal to sell 100 or more aircraft to Iran Air, are subject to U.S. government approval and confirmation of export credit support.
Jun 22, 2016 - 9:06 AM
Air Astana is facing a dilemma as to whether it can still afford the Boeing 787s it plans to add to its fleet.