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  • Missing MH370 flew in westerly direction for several hours

    Malaysian authorities have confirmed that the missing Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777-200ER deviated from its flight path on 8 March and that the aircraft last made satellite contact at 08:11 local time, about seven hours after it disappeared from secondary air traffic control (ATC) radar.

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  • MAS: MH17’s communications were functioning “normally”

    ​Malaysia Airlines says the Boeing 777-200ER aircraft that crashed in the eastern Ukraine on 17 July had an...

  • Search teams still unable to locate missing 777

    More than 60 hours after the Malaysia Airlines (MAS) Boeing 777-200 lost contact with air traffic control, Malaysia...

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    After a quicker and deeper bounce back in fortunes than anyone could dare predict, the challenge facing airlines across...

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  • MAS to slash staff, network under Khanzanah plan

    News | 29 Aug 2014 08:18 | Ellis Taylor

    ​Malaysia Airlines (MAS) will cut 30% of its staff and refocus its network under plans put forward by Malaysia’s state-owned investment fund Khazanah Nasional.
  • ANALYSIS: AirAsia eyes better days at KLIA

    News | 21 Aug 2014 07:23 | Greg Waldron

    AirAsia believes that its competitors (read Malaysia Airlines) are "starting to become rational again,” and this view appears to be borne out by capacity figures at Kuala Lumpur International airport (KLIA).
  • MAS: MH17’s communications were functioning “normally”

    News | 18 Jul 2014 06:08 | Greg Waldron

    ​Malaysia Airlines says the Boeing 777-200ER aircraft that crashed in the eastern Ukraine on 17 July had an unblemished safety record.
  • MAS receives RNP-AR approval for 737-800

    News | 14 Jul 2014 08:19 | Greg Waldron

    ​Malaysia Airlines will introduce Required Navigation Performance-Authorisation Required (RNP-AR) approaches aboard its Boeing 737-800 aircraft.
  • MAS retires last 737-400

    News | 16 Jun 2014 06:41 | Ellis Taylor

    ​Malaysia Airlines has retired its last Boeing 737-400, ending a 22 year run for the variant in the airline’s fleet.
  • ANALYSIS: Medan years from becoming a major hub

    News | 04 Jun 2014 07:30 | Greg Waldron

    ​Medan’s Kuala Namu International Airport could be a logical alternative to Indonesia’s only international hub, Jakarta, but its real competitors will be Kuala Lumpur International Airport and Singapore’s Changi.