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August 1, 2015 3:24 AM Recovered plane debris flown to France for checks

ST DENIS, Reunion Plane debris which washed up on the Indian Ocean island of Reunion and is thought to belong to the vanished Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 was flown to France on Friday for checks officials hope could provide some insight into the disaster. Discovery of the debris, which may finally confirm the plane crashed into the sea after veering 34

July 31, 2015 10:15 PM Marines Say Costly F-35 Jet Fighter Is Finally Ready

Purchase of Lockheed Martin’s aircraft will cost Pentagon almost $400 billion over 30 years The U.S. Marine Corps on Friday said the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter is finally ready for combat, a milestone for the world’s most expensive weapons program and one that is likely to shift debate to the jet’s capabilities. The announcement by Marine Corps Commandant 98 77

July 31, 2015 9:54 AM Debris "very likely" part of missing Flight 370

SAINT-ANDRE, Reunion - A wing part that washed up on the French island of La Reunion is "very likely" part of missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, according to the Australian official leading the investigation, Martin Dolan. Dolan, the Australian Transport Safety Bureau Chief Commissioner, made the remark to the BBC. Meanwhile searchers continued to scour 35

July 31, 2015 1:25 AM Wing piece, suitcase will take days to link to MH370

“If it is from a Boeing 777, it can’t be from anything except MH370,” aviation expert Richard Aboulafia said Thursday. SAINT-ANDRE, Réunion, July 30 (UPI) -- A small section of wing that possibly came from missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 along with a damaged suitcase found nearby will take at least several days to analyze, officials said. The debris 18

July 31, 2015 12:08 AM Plane debris to be probed in France as MH370 enigma swirls

[Saint-André, FRANCE] Plane wreckage washed up on a tiny Indian Ocean island will be sent to France for investigation, as hopes mounted Thursday the mysterious object could unlock the riddle of missing flight MH370. Several experts were convinced the debris was a flaperon from the wing of a Boeing 777, which if proven meant it almost certainly belonged 54

July 30, 2015 11:46 PM Debris Alone May Not Solve Mystery of Malaysia Flight 370, Experts Caution

Though the piece of airplane debris found on a remote Indian Ocean beach may yield the first tangible proof that a Malaysian jetliner that vanished almost 17 months ago crashed into the sea, experts said it may not be much help in solving the vexing mystery of where to find the plane’s wreckage. The length of time since the crash and the complex dynamics 41 4

July 30, 2015 11:08 PM Malaysia says almost certain debris found off Madagascar is from a Boeing 777

KUALA LUMPUR/PARIS: Malaysia is “almost certain” that plane debris found on Reunion Island in the Indian Ocean is from a Boeing 777, the deputy transport minister said on Thursday, heightening the possibility it could be wreckage from missing Flight MH370. Malaysia Airlines was operating a Boeing 777 on the ill-fated flight, which vanished without a trace 38

July 30, 2015 9:49 PM The Short List: A hunt for the Minn. dentist; ex-cop pleads not guilty; Ohio State starts at No. 1

Pressure continues to mount on a Minnesota dentist accused of poaching the beloved African lion, Cecil. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service tweeted, "We're investigating the killing of #CecilTheLion. Will go where facts lead. We ask Dr. Palmer or his rep to contact USFWS immediately." Prosecutors in Zimbabwe have also said they're looking for Palmer 109 1

July 30, 2015 9:22 PM A Look At The Search For MH370

More than 16 months after a Malaysian Airlines jet vanished, a tantalizing clue washes ashore. Malaysian authorities said Thursday they were "almost certain" a piece of an airliner wing that washed ashore on Reunion Island, east of Madagascar in the Indian Ocean, came from a Boeing 777 -- the model of a Malaysian Airlines plane that vanished on March 13

July 30, 2015 8:43 PM ID Number Confirms Plane Fragment Found on Reunion Island Is From a 777

The airplane fragment found on the Indian Ocean island of Reunion is from a Boeing 777 — the same as missing Malaysian Airlines Flight MH370 — sources told NBC News on Thursday. The barnacle-covered plane piece was found by a crew cleaning the coastline Wednesday. On it was a number — 657-BB — which sources said is attached to a Boeing 777. MH370, which 32