Top News on Malaysia Airlines

  • MH370 hunt covers 40% of search area

    ​Search teams hunting the missing Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777-200ER have covered 40% of the priority area drawn up by investigators.

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  • AVALON: RAAF upbeat on Wedgetail reliability

    The Royal Australian Air Force says recent operational experience operating the Boeing E-7A Wedgetail airborne early...

  • OPINION: Is ICAO on right track with 15min position updates?

    ​After Air France flight 447 was lost in the Atlantic in 2009 the industry debated what it should do to ensure that...

  • ICAO recommends 15min tracking interval for airliners

    ​Less than a year after the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, ICAO has recommended adopting a new...

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  • Inmarsat offers ICAO-standard flight tracking

    News | 03 Mar 2015 16:53 | David Learmount

    ​Inmarsat has agreed with air navigation service provider Airservices Australia to carry out trials of flight tracking services on commercial airline flights to and from Australia. This follows a resolution by the International Civil Aviation Organization on 6 February to adopt a new 15-minute tracking standard for commercial aircraft, a decision prompted by the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 on 8 March 2014, and the fact that it took two years to find the wreck of Air France flight 447 in the south Atlantic in 2009.
  • MAS cuts monthly catering bill by 25%

    News | 03 Mar 2015 08:09 | Aaron Chong

    Malaysia Airlines (MAS) will see its monthly catering bill reduced 25% following an settlement related to its contract with Brahim’s Airline Catering (BAC).
  • MAS to cut capacity by 10%, realign fleet

    News | 03 Mar 2015 07:49 | Aaron Chong

    ​Khazanah Nasional says that as part of its on-going recovery plan for Malaysia Airlines (MAS), the carrier’s overall capacity will be reduced by more than 10% in 2015, as it focuses on more profitable domestic and regional routes.
  • MH370: Tracking test is 'not a silver bullet'

    News | 02 Mar 2015 19:21 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Australian officials have acknowledged the potential weakness of deliberate disconnection while detailing an upcoming aircraft tracking trial programme.
  • Airservices to host extensive tracking test of ADS-C

    News | 01 Mar 2015 21:20 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    Air navigation authority Airservices Australia is to test enhanced flight-tracking on oceanic services following the ICAO agreement backing a 15min minimum surveillance interval.
  • Thai Airways group net loss rises 30%

    News | 26 Feb 2015 09:53 | Mavis Toh

    ​Thai Airways International’s 2014 group operating loss ballooned to a massive Bt23 billion, up from Bt3.6 billion a year ago.