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New Search Area for Missing Malaysian Plane

New Search Area for Missing Malaysian Plane
The search area for the lost Malaysian jetliner moved 1,100 kilometers (680 miles) to the northeast on Friday, following a new analysis of radar data, and a plane quickly found objects that a ship set out to investigate. The search area has changed several times since the plane vanished as experts analyzed a frustratingly small amount of data from the aircraft, including the radar signals and "pings" that a satellite picked up for several hours after radar contact was lost.
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Gillian Wong and Rob Griffith
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Malaysian Airlines Flight 370 Found? French Satellite Spots Possible Debris Field in Indian Ocean

Malaysian Airlines Flight 370 Found? French Satellite Spots Possible Debris Field in Indian Ocean
A French satellite scanning the Indian Ocean for remnants of a missing jetliner found a possible plane debris field containing 122 objects, a top Malaysian official said Wednesday, calling it "the most credible lead that we have." Eighteen days into the search for Malaysian Airlines Flight 370, the latest satellite images are the first to suggest that a debris field from the plane — rather than just a few objects — may be floating in the southern Indian Ocean, though no wreckage has been confirmed.
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Rob Griffith and Todd Pitman
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Pieces of Missing Malaysian Plane Spotted in Indian Ocean, No Reported Survivors

Pieces of Missing Malaysian Plane Spotted in Indian Ocean, No Reported Survivors
(UPDATED) Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak says a new analysis of satellite data shows that the missing Malaysia Airlines plane plunged into the southern Indian Ocean. If confirmed, the news would be a major breakthrough in the unprecedented two-week struggle to find out what happened to Flight 370, which disappeared shortly after takeoff from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing with 239 passengers and crew aboard.
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Three Survive Plane Crash in Hawaii

Three Survive Plane Crash in Hawaii
A small plane crashed and burst into flames shortly after takeoff from Hawaii's Lanai Island, killing three people and leaving three others injured, authorities said Thursday.
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