missing plane

File photo of a fire truck. (credit: Scott Barbour/Getty Images)

Small Plane Crashes in Botanical Garden in Va.; 3 Dead

A small plane believed to be carrying three people may have crashed after it lost contact with the Norfolk International Airport around 4:30 p.m., according to the U.S. Coast Guard.


An aerial observer watches a smoke flare deployed during the hunt for Malaysian Airlines flight 370. (Getty Images)

China Ship Hears ‘Signal:’ Unclear If Related To Missing Malaysian Jet

China’s news agency says ship heard pulse signal at same frequency as an aircraft black box.


Searchers have shifted their focus as new information suggests Malaysian Airlines Flight 370 may have been flying faster and using more fuel than previously thought. (Getty Images)

New Analysis Shows Plane Flew Faster, Ran Out Of Fuel More Quickly Than Previously Estimated

A new analysis of radar data suggests the plane flew faster than thought and used up more fuel.


A Royal Australian Air Force AP-3C Orion joins the search for Malaysia Airlines flight 370. (Getty Images)

More Planes Join Hunt For Missing Malaysian Jet

Chinese satellite image renews hope that some part of Flight 370 can be found in the remote Indian Ocean.


A search organizer points to the area where ships and planes are focused. (Getty Images)

Search Expands For Missing Malaysian Airplane

Searchers have not yet found the two objects in the southern Indian Ocean.


A Malaysia Airlines employee writes on a banner at Kuala Lumpur International Airport.  (Photo credit: MANAN VATSYAYANA/AFP/Getty Images)

Search For Missing Jet Expands

Evidence suggests Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 stayed in the air for several hours after final contact with ground controllers.


Malaysian government official says data from flight MH370's engine suggests it kept flying after contact was lost. 
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Report: Missing Malaysian Jet Flew For Hours After Vanishing From Radar

Government official says engine data suggests the Boeing 777 stayed in the air after communications were lost.


The shadow of an Indonesian Navy aircraft is seen on the waters during an aerial search for the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 in the waters bordering Indonesia, Malaysia and Thailand on March 10, 2014. (Photo by ATAR/AFP/Getty Images)

Nuclear Test Experts To Check If Plane Exploded

The head of the organization that monitors the nuclear test ban treaty says he has asked its experts to see if they detected an explosion at high altitude of the missing Malaysian Airlines plane.


A woman believed to be a passenger relative cries as she is led from the Beijing airport. (MARK RALSTON/AFP/Getty Images)

China-Bound Malaysian Jet Vanishes With 239 Aboard

4 Americans were on board the Boeing 777 that lost contact with air traffic controllers over the South China Sea.