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# missing plane

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500 rescuers search for missing tourist plane in Iceland
The plane hasn’t been heard from since taking off from Reykjavik yesterday morning.
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British investigators probe licence held by pilot of missing Sala flight
Police said the chances of finding the 28-year-old Argentine alive were “extremely remote”.
"Fascinating ... But it's not what we were looking for": Shipwreck found in search for MH370
“Obviously, we’re disappointed that it wasn’t the aircraft, but we were always realistic about the likelihood.”
No one is giving up in the search for MH370
“We are confident we have the best search equipment .. if the plane is in the area we will find it.”
Daughter of Indonesian pilot begs "Papa come home, I still need Papa"
It’s feared the AirAsia jet may be at the bottom of the sea.
MH370 could be declared "lost" - meaning the search would be over
However, the airline says that it is committed to finding the plane.
As family sues over MH370, Malaysia Airlines must prove it wasn't to blame
The airline is being sued over breach of contract because Jee Jing Hang wasn’t delivered to his destination.
Air Algerie wreckage spotted north of the Burkina Faso border, says army
The wreckage has been located 50 kilometres north of the Burkina Faso border in the Malian region of Gossi.
Air Algerie flight carrying 116 people crashed - Reports
Storms were reported in the area when the plane went missing last night
MH370 families raise funds to coax 'whistleblowers' to come forward
The group are aiming to raise $5 million to reward any insider that comes forward with information.
Have scientists discovered a recorded sound of MH370 crashing into the Indian Ocean?
Australian researchers say it’s unlikely, but they’re investigating it.
Malaysia releases satellite data used to trace the final hours of flight MH370
The data, provided by a British satellite operator, is raw and described as “highly technical”.
Malaysia to release preliminary report into Flight MH370 today
The plane disappeared on 8 March. A massive hunt for the wreckage has so far proved fruitless.
MH370 search: "We have pursued every possible lead presented to us at this stage"
Transport Minister Hishammuddin Hussein said the search is at a “very critical juncture”.
MH370 co-pilot tried to make a call just before plane disappeared from radar
The plane flew low enough near Penang island on Malaysia’s west coast for a tower to pick up the co-pilot’s phone signal.
Two signals detected are the "most promising lead" in search for MH370
Australian authorities warned that nothing would happen fast in the search for the missing plane.
US Navy join underwater search for MH370
The plane’s black box locator will stop transmitting in four days.
“Goodnight…” New official account of last words from MH370 cockpit
The new official version of last words spoken from the cockpit is ‘more in keeping with the way a pilot might usually speak to air traffic control,’ according to one expert.
122 new objects spotted in the Indian Ocean, but nobody's sure they're MH370
Two objects seen from a civil aircraft appeared to be rope, and that a New Zealand military plane spotted a blue object.
MH370 families protest as pilot suicide raised as a cause of plane disappearance
Australia has promised to welcome the families of those on board the missing flight.
Objects in Indian Ocean could be missing Malaysian Airlines plane
The Malaysian Airlines flight has been missing for 13 days.
How come pilots can turn off a plane's communication systems?
One of the mysterious elements of the missing Malaysia plane story is that someone shut down the aircraft’s communications system. Why is this allowed?
US Navy sends second ship to search for missing airliner
The Malaysian government says it is doubling the search area as they continue to look for the missing plane.
Possible debris from vanished Malaysia Airlines found in the sea off Vietnam
This is the first time authorities have given any positive indication that traces of the Boeing 777 have been found.
Oil slicks spotted in the sea in search for missing Malaysia Airlines jet
Rescue planes have sighted two oil slicks around 15-20 km long in the Gulf of Thailand as hopes for the 239 passengers fade.