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Next 48 hours crucial in the search for missing flight MH370 warns Malaysian minister

Hishammuddin Hussein has warned that next 48 in search will be crucial Whatever happens in that period officials would have to discuss next move Comments reveal dwindling optimism for current underwater search Australian PM Tony Abbott previously said search could take five or six days The next 48 hours in the search for missing flight

Searchers consider undersea robot in hunt for MH370

 Australian officials leading the search for a missing Malaysia Airlines plane in the southern Indian Ocean are weighing when to deploy an underwater robot to aid in the hunt, now in its sixth fruitless week. Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 disappeared soon after taking off on March 8 from Kuala Lumpur bound for Beijing with 227

Australian ship trawls for signals from missing Malaysia plane

An Australian ship which picked up possible “pings” from the black box recorders of a missing Malaysia Airlines jetliner has been unable to detect any further signals and time is running out to narrow the massive search, officials said on Tuesday. Angus Houston, head of the Australian agency coordinating the search for Malaysia Airlines Flight

Search for missing Malaysia plane set to move to sea floor

 A robotic search vehicle is likely to be sent deep into the Indian Ocean on Tuesday to look for wreckage of a missing Malaysian jetliner on the sea floor, as officials say the chance of finding anything on the surface has dwindled. Angus Houston, head of the Australian agency coordinating the search for Malaysia Airlines