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Explained: Why black boxes are important to an air crash investigation

August 08, 2020 8:08 pm

Most aircraft are required to be equipped with two black boxes — the cockpit voice recorder (CVR) and the flight data recorder (FDR) — that record the information about a flight and help reconstruct the events leading to an aircraft accident.

Malaysian leaders suspected MH370 disappearance was 'murder-suicide by pilot': Abbott

February 19, 2020 5:13 pm

MH370 missing: "I'm not going to say who said what to whom, but let me reiterate, I want to be absolutely crystal clear, it was understood at the highest levels that this was almost certainly murder-suicide by the pilot."

Relatives refuse to accept report on missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370

August 03, 2018 7:00 pm

About 100 relatives gathered in Beijing to hear chief investigator Kok Soo Chon discuss the report prepared by a 19-member international team.

Four years on, MH370 families await report as search ends for missing plane

May 30, 2018 8:23 am

The government of Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad said last week that US seabed exploration firm Ocean Infinity, which had scoured the southern Indian Ocean for the aircraft since January, would end its hunt on Tuesday.

MH370, 4 years on: Malaysia says search to end in June

March 03, 2018 10:19 pm

Officials have said there was an 85 per cent chance of finding the debris in a new 25,000-square-kilometer (9,650-square-mile) search area _ roughly the size of Vermont _ identified by experts.

Malaysia to pay US firm up to $70 million if it finds missing flight MH370

January 11, 2018 7:59 am

If the mission is successful within three months, payment will be made based on the size of the area searched.

Malaysia approves new search for missing flight MH370

January 06, 2018 10:35 pm

A US based company early this week dispatched the search vessel Seabed Constructor to look for debris in the southern Indian Ocean, 3 years after the Boeing 777 disappeared on a flight from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing with 227 passengers and 12 crew.

MH370 search crews return to port after fruitless hunt ends

January 23, 2017 10:14 am

"We need more credible evidence before we move to the next search area,'' Liow said.

After 3 years, search for Malaysian Airlines MH370 ends, with few answers

January 17, 2017 6:36 pm

Malaysian Airlines MH370: Crews have finally completed their deep-sea search of a desolate stretch of the Indian Ocean without finding a single trace of the plane.

Malaysia confirms debris found in Tanzania is from missing MH370

October 07, 2016 2:28 pm

The debris, found on Pemba Island off the Tanzanian coast, is the latest piece of wreckage to be linked to the Malaysia Airlines jet, whose disappearance remains a mystery.


MH370 second anniversary: Families pray for their loved ones

March 08, 2016 3:52 pm

Hundreds of people gathered in Malaysia's capital Sunday to mark two years since the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 — and to renew calls for the search to go on.

Wreckages of 2 malaysian planes found: Story in photos

October 13, 2015 5:08 pm

Flight MH370 disappeared on March 8 last in 2014, inexplicably veering off course en route from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing with 239 people on board, most of them China nationals.

MH370: Families mark anniversary of plane’s disappearance

March 08, 2015 1:05 pm

Voice 370, which includes kin of the 239 people aboard, is hosting a “Day of Remembrance” at a mall in Kuala Lumpur on Sunday.