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May 14, 2014 Comment

Real-Time Global Flight Tracking On The Horizon

The tracking of planes has come to the forefront since the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370.

April 14, 2014 Comment

Robotic Submarine Takes Over Search For Missing Malaysian Plane

Wall Street Journal reporter Andy Pasztor and the head of Bluefin Robotics discuss the latest in the search for flight 370.

April 4, 2014 Comment

Search For Flight 370 Goes Underwater

The move comes as time is running out to pick up black box pings from the missing Malaysia Airlines flight.

March 26, 2014 Comment

Rough Ocean Complicates Search Efforts For Missing Plane

The potential crash site of missing Malaysia Airlines flight 370 in the southern Indian Ocean is notoriously rough.

March 24, 2014 Comment

Former NTSB Chairman Reacts To Missing Malaysia Airlines Plane

The former NTSB chairman — who presided over the crash of TWA flight 800 — reacts to the missing Malaysia Airlines plane.

March 24, 2014 Comment

Malaysian Prime Minister: All Lives Lost On Flight 370

The Malaysian prime minister says based on unprecedented data analysis, the missing Malaysian Airlines flight ended in the southern Indian Ocean.

March 20, 2014 2 Comments

Crews Looking For Missing Plane Wreckage, Find Nothing So Far

A Norwegian commercial vessel is still on the scene and will continue searching overnight for traces of Malaysia Airlines flight 370.

March 19, 2014 Comment

Media Engrossed In Malaysian Flight Mystery

NPR’s David Folkenflik discusses how the media has handled the story and why it has attracted mass public interest.

March 18, 2014 Comment

Why The Search For The Missing Plane Is CNN’s Story

CNN’s ratings are through the roof. TV analyst Joe Concha says this is an example of the cable news approach of today.

March 18, 2014 Comment

Malaysia Changes Timeline For Missing Flight Information

The Wall Street Journal’s Andy Pasztor discusses the latest developments in the search for the missing plane.

March 18, 2014 23 Comments

A Closer Look At The Co-Pilot Of Missing Flight 370

In a bizarre coincidence, CNN’s Richard Quest met the co-pilot weeks before the plane went missing.

March 17, 2014 Comment

Why Flight 370 Pilot Is Wrongly Being Called A ‘Fanatic’

Slate’s William Dobson explains speculation that the pilot of the missing plane is a “fanatical” supporter of Anwar Ibrahim.

March 17, 2014 Comment

Did Flight 370 Pilots Deceive Ground Control?

Malaysian officials believe the last words from the cockpit came after a key signalling system was manually disabled.

March 14, 2014 Comment

Theories Abound On What Happened To Missing Plane

Andy Pasztor of The Wall Street Journal, who told us yesterday it’s possible the plane landed, joins us again.

March 14, 2014 Comment

Plane Reportedly Had Power For Hours After Disappearance

Even as news organizations confirm this information, Malaysian officials continue to deny the findings.

March 13, 2014 186 Comments

WSJ Reporter: Missing Flight 370 Could Have Landed

Wall Street Journal reporter Andy Pasztor made news today with his story about the missing Malaysian Airlines flight.

March 12, 2014 12 Comments

Expert Suspects Fuselage Cracking In Missing Plane

Mary Schiavo, former Inspector General at the Department of Transportation, shares her theory on the Malaysia Airlines flight.

March 11, 2014 Comment

How To Coordinate An International Search

Nine countries are involved in the search for missing Malaysia Airlines flight 370. We look at how to coordinate that type of search.

March 11, 2014 6 Comments

Former Pilot Suspects Foul Play In Missing Flight

Captain Mark Weiss says he’s not sure what happened to the flight, but “I think there was a some kind of a struggle in airplane.”

March 11, 2014 11 Comments

Lessons From Another Missing Plane: Air France Flight 447

As the search for the missing Malaysia Airlines flight continues, we look back on the search for a missing Air France flight in 2009.

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