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Oil Slick Not Linked To Missing Jet, Australians Say

By Julie Makinen, Los Angeles Times   BEIJING — Australian authorities coordinating the hunt for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 said Thursday that lab tests have shown an oil slick found in the search area last Sunday is not aircraft engine fuel or hydraulic fluid. Searchers are now using a robotic submarine, the Bluefin-21, to look for […]

April 17, 2014

Remote Ocean Swept For Jet

By Ralph Vartabedian and W.J. Hennigan, Los Angeles Times The U.S. Navy dispatched its most technologically advanced search aircraft to an empty quarter of the Indian Ocean on Thursday to look for two large pieces of debris that may provide the first physical evidence in the investigation of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370. Experts were hopeful that […]

March 21, 2014

Passenger On Missing Malaysia Jet With Stolen Passport Identified

By Barbara Demick and Julie Makinen, Los Angeles Times BEIJING — Malaysian authorities have identified one of the two men who used stolen passports to board the missing Malaysia Airlines jet, the nation’s inspector general of police told local media Monday, as international search teams continued to look — so far unsuccessfully — for wreckage […]

March 10, 2014