Aviation disasters of 2014


While the desperate search continues for missing AirAsia flight 8501, it’s a reminder of an astonishingly tragic year for aviation…

Air search for missing AirAsia plane continues


The search continued on Monday for a missing AirAsia jetliner which vanished on Sunday morning in airspace…

Prosecutors: 1 MH17 passenger had oxygen mask on

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The body of one passenger on Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was found wearing an oxygen mask…

Report: Flight 17 likely downed by outside impacts


Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was likely struck by multiple “high-energy objects from outside the aircraft”…

Malaysia Airlines cuts 6,000 jobs

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Malaysia Airlines has cut 6,000 jobs as part of a wide-ranging overhaul that follows the loss of two aircraft earlier this year…

Malaysia Airlines to be pulled from stock market

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Malaysia’s sovereign wealth fund announced today (Friday) that it plans to take malaysia airlines off the stock market in…

Young MH17 victim has eerie premonition of crash

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In a bedroom in a townhouse near Amsterdam, Miguel Panduwinata reached out for his mother. “Mama, may I hug you?”…

40 bodies from jet solemnly returned to Dutch soil


Victims of the Malaysian jetliner shot down over Ukraine returned at last Wednesday to Dutch soil…

US: No evidence of direct Russian link to plane

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Senior U.S. intelligence officials say they have no evidence of direct Russian government involvement…

US to present intelligence data on plane crash

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The United States says it is preparing to present data from the U.S. intelligence community laying out what’s known about the…

Father loses son on MH17 after daughter-in-law escaped death on MH370

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Malaysia Airlines steward Sanjid Singh Sandhu was not supposed to be on Flight MH17 that crashed in eastern Ukraine…

Silent march mourns couple killed in MH 17 crash


Hundreds of mourners walked silently to commemorate a couple who killed in the latest Malaysia Airlines plane crash…

Rebels to give Flight 17 black boxes to Malaysia


Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak says the leader of the pro-Russian rebels has agreed to hand over both black boxes…

Dutch anger swells over treatment of victims’ bodies

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It is no longer only grief and mourning sweeping across the Netherlands in the aftermath of the downing …

Dutch family of six killed on MH17

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Dutch family of six killed on MH17…

MH17 last video footage taken on flight

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Malaysia media reported that a passenger filmed and published a footage on board MH17 moments before take-off….

Rebel leader gives bizarre account of plane crash

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A top pro-Russia rebel commander in eastern Ukraine has given a bizarre version of events surrounding the Malaysian…

All walks of life among Malaysia plane passengers


International passengers from all walks of life, from a prominent AIDS researcher and soccer fans to a nun and a florist…

Woman loses relatives in 2 Malaysia air disasters

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In an almost incomprehensible twist of fate, an Australian woman lost relatives in both Malaysia Airlines plane disasters…

IU graduate student killed in Malaysian jet crash

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A Netherlands native attending grad school at indiana university was a passenger on the malaysian jet attack on Thursday….

Malaysia Airlines pays relatives $5000 for expenses


Malaysia Airlines will give a cash payment to family members of passengers and crew onboard Flight 17…

Couple missed Malaysia Airlines flight that crashed

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Couple missed Malaysia Airlines flight that crashed because of lack of seats….

Most passengers on doomed airliner were Dutch

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The Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777-200 that was shot down over war-torn eastern Ukraine on Thursday…

US intel says Malaysian plane shot down by missile

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A U.S. official says that American intelligence authorities now believe a surface-to-air missile took down the Malaysian passenger plane…

Malaysia says jetliner did not make distress call


The Malaysia Airlines jetliner that went down in Ukraine did not make any distress call…

MH 17 passenger’s tragic last Facebook post


Dutchman Cor Pan posted a photo of the doomed Malaysia Airline Fight 17 on Facebook before its departure…

Ukrainian official: Passenger plane shot down


Malaysia Airlines flight from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur crashes in eastern Ukraine…

Malaysia plane crash smoke rising

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Malaysia flight crashes in Eastern Ukraine. Smoke rising behind the buildings…

Obama: Downed jet in Ukraine a ‘terrible tragedy’

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Obama says the U.S. is working to determine whether any American citizens were on board…

Both sides in Ukraine deny shooting down plane


Both the president of Ukraine and a separatist leader denied shooting anything down Thursday…