AIRLINES - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/AIRLINES News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Why high oil prices are good for airlines http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57826909-79/fuel-airlines-airline-prices.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57826909-79/fuel-airlines-airline-prices.html.csp">Why high oil prices are good for airlines</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SCOTT MAYEROWITZ</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-16T22:18:21.969-06:00">Updated Apr 16, 2014 10:18PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Airline executives frequently complain about fuel costs. But the truth is higher prices actually have been good for business. In the past six years, airlines have overhauled the way they operate to adjust to this new reality. They’ve shown more discipline by offering fewer seats, which ensures airfares are high enough to cover costs. Unprofitable routes have been eliminated. And every expense has been scrutinized. These changes, along with high oil prices, have created an insurmountab...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578269092014-04-16T22:18:21.969-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-16T22:18:21.969-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57826909@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Apr 2014 22:18:21 MDT Girl tweets terrorist threat ‘joke’ at American Airlines http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/home3/57813949-200/twitter-com-tweet-href.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/home3/57813949-200/twitter-com-tweet-href.html.csp">Girl tweets terrorist threat ‘joke’ at American Airlines</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Brennan Smith</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-14T06:12:23.173-06:00">Updated Apr 14, 2014 06:12AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">&lt;freeform&gt;Terrorism jokes are never funny, and a 14-year-old girl on Twitter is finding out that lesson the hard way. A user apparently named Sarah with the Twitter handle “@QueenDemetriax_” tweeted this at the American Airlines (@americanair) account Sunday morning: “hello my name’s Ibrahim and I’m from Afghanistan. I’m part of Al Qaida and on June 1st I’m gonna do something really big bye.” American Airlines quickly responded with: “Sarah, we take these threats very seriously. Your IP ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57813949@www.sltrib.com Mon, 14 Apr 2014 06:12:23 MDT American, US Airways tweak fees, mileage rules http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57790226-79/american-free-airways-airlines.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57790226-79/american-free-airways-airlines.html.csp">American, US Airways tweak fees, mileage rules</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DAVID KOENIG</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-08T08:26:23.952-06:00">Updated Apr 8, 2014 08:26AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Dallas • If you use miles to get a free ticket on American Airlines, you may have to pay to check that suitcase. American and US Airways announced changes Tuesday to their policies on checked-bag fees and redeeming miles for free flights. Passengers traveling on American on miles they earned or who paid full price for an economy seat won’t get free checked bags anymore. Some elite-level frequent fliers on both airlines will get one less free bag than before. When it comes to redeeming miles for ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577902262014-04-08T08:26:23.952-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-08T08:26:23.952-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57790226@www.sltrib.com Tue, 08 Apr 2014 08:26:23 MDT Air travel: Late flights are up, complaints down http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57785200-79/airlines-flights-complaints-american.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57785200-79/airlines-flights-complaints-american.html.csp">Air travel: Late flights are up, complaints down</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DAVID KOENIG</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-07T17:56:31.4-06:00">Updated Apr 7, 2014 05:56PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Dallas • A big drop in customer complaints helped U.S. airlines post their best ratings ever even though more flights were late and more bags were mishandled, according to a report released Monday by university researchers. Virgin America topped the ratings, and three regional airlines scored at the bottom. Among the four biggest airlines, Delta ranked best followed by Southwest, American and United, according to researchers from Wichita State University and Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577852002014-04-07T17:56:31.4-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-07T17:56:31.4-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57785200@www.sltrib.com Mon, 07 Apr 2014 17:56:31 MDT Malaysia’s changing account of missing plane frustrates families http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57760619-68/malaysia-government-malaysian-airlines.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57760619-68/malaysia-government-malaysian-airlines.html.csp">Malaysia’s changing account of missing plane frustrates families</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By CHRIS BRUMMITT </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and GILLIAN WONG</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-01T19:54:04.52-06:00">Updated Apr 1, 2014 07:54PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia • It may mean little to investigators that the last words air traffic controllers heard from the lost jetliner were “Good night, Malaysian three-seven-zero,” rather than “All right, good night.” But to Malaysian officials whose credibility has been questioned almost from the beginning, it means a great deal. Malaysian officials said more than two weeks ago that “All right, good night,” were the last words, and that the co-pilot uttered them. They changed the account late M...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577606192014-04-01T19:54:04.52-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-01T19:54:04.52-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57760619@www.sltrib.com Tue, 01 Apr 2014 19:54:04 MDT Airlines urge more security, passenger checks http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57758490-68/search-aircraft-flight-airlines.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57758490-68/search-aircraft-flight-airlines.html.csp">Airlines urge more security, passenger checks</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ROB GRIFFITH and ROD McGUIRK</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-01T09:08:02.523-06:00">Updated Apr 1, 2014 09:08AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Perth, Australia • The Malaysian airliner’s disappearance underscores the need for improvements in security, both in tracking aircraft and in screening passengers, the International Air Transport Association said Tuesday. Investigators, meanwhile, were conducting a forensic examination of the final recorded conversation between ground control and the cockpit of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 before it went missing three weeks ago with 239 people on board, the Malaysian government said. The examina...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577584902014-04-01T09:08:02.523-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-01T09:08:02.523-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57758490@www.sltrib.com Tue, 01 Apr 2014 09:08:02 MDT Support pets on commercial flights: Legitimate or scam? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57724178-90/airlines-animal-chilhowee-dot.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/politics/57724178-90/airlines-animal-chilhowee-dot.html.csp">Support pets on commercial flights: Legitimate or scam?</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lee davidson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-29T22:27:51.885-06:00">Updated Mar 29, 2014 10:27PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A dog leaped on top of the luggage at the JetBlue ticket counter, barking and baring its teeth. Reannon Muth remembers everyone in the airport staring. “Sorry, they are not usually like this,” the passenger said. “They?” Muth questioned. The woman curtly said she had three dogs that were “emotional-support animals.” Federal law requires airlines to carry them for free as long as a licensed mental health professional signs a letter saying the passenger needs them for emotional support. The animal...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57724178@www.sltrib.com Sat, 29 Mar 2014 22:27:51 MDT Photos of the Day - March 27, 2014 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57740816-68/national-news-photosoftheday-ap.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57740816-68/national-news-photosoftheday-ap.html.csp">Photos of the Day - March 27, 2014</a></h4> The Associated Press
<h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-27T18:33:02.192-06:00">Updated Mar 27, 2014 06:33PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A collection of some of the day's best wire photos, from around the world.</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577408162014-03-27T18:33:02.192-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-27T18:33:02.192-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div>
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Law firm files papers in advance of suit over Malaysia plane http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57734218-68/chicago-firm-law-malaysia.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57734218-68/chicago-firm-law-malaysia.html.csp">Law firm files papers in advance of suit over Malaysia plane</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-26T13:23:18.058-06:00">Updated Mar 26, 2014 01:23PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Chicago • Court documents that often precede a lawsuit have been filed by a U.S. law firm on behalf of a relative of a passenger on missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370. The filing in Chicago asks a judge to order Malaysia Airlines and Chicago-based Boeing Co. to turn over documents related to the possibility “negligence” caused the Boeing 777 to crash, including any documentation about the chances of “fatal depressurization” in the cockpit. Chicago-based law firm Ribbeck Law Chartered filed doc...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577342182014-03-26T13:23:18.058-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-26T13:23:18.058-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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The somber announcement late Monday by Prime Minister Najib Razak left unresolved many more troubling questions about what went wrong aboard the Boeing 777 to take it so far off-course. It also...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577253452014-03-24T19:51:01.933-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-24T19:51:01.933-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57725345@www.sltrib.com Mon, 24 Mar 2014 19:51:01 MDT The Washington Post: Destination unknown: Strange tale of Malaysian plane http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57682219-82/aircraft-plane-post-technology.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57682219-82/aircraft-plane-post-technology.html.csp">The Washington Post: Destination unknown: Strange tale of Malaysian plane</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Washington Post</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-15T01:01:08.607-06:00">Updated Mar 15, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">It’s been nearly a week since Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 disappeared over — well, no one is quite sure where. Malaysian officials over the past several days expanded their search area to a mind-boggling 27,000 square miles, on both air and land, spanning both sides of the Malay Peninsula. Even with an international fleet of more than 42 ships and 39 aircraft on the scene, the case of this missing plane “is rapidly becoming one of the great mysteries of all time,” David Gallo, an experienced h...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57682219@www.sltrib.com Sat, 15 Mar 2014 01:01:08 MDT Police look into background of pilots of missing Malaysia jet http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57681528-68/fariq-malaysia-flight-pilots.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57681528-68/fariq-malaysia-flight-pilots.html.csp">Police look into background of pilots of missing Malaysia jet</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By EILEEN NG</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-14T16:12:51.081-06:00">Updated Mar 14, 2014 04:12PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia • One was passionate enough about flying to build his own flight simulator in his home. The other was a 27-year-old contemplating marriage after having just graduated to the cockpit of a Boeing 777. As speculation intensified Friday that the missing Malaysia Airlines plane might have been commandeered by someone with aviation skills, a picture began to emerge of the two pilots. Police have said they are looking at their psychological background, their family life and conne...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57681528@www.sltrib.com Fri, 14 Mar 2014 16:12:51 MDT Photos of the Day - March 12, 2014 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57673576-68/news-national-international-photosoftheday.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57673576-68/news-national-international-photosoftheday.html.csp">Photos of the Day - March 12, 2014</a></h4> The Associated Press
<h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-12T21:11:28.096-06:00">Updated Mar 12, 2014 09:11PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A collection of some of the day's best wire photos, from around the world.</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576735762014-03-12T21:11:28.096-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-12T21:11:28.096-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div>
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Airlines industry lowers profit forcast due to Ukraine crisis http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57670867-79/airlines-billion-profit-oil.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57670867-79/airlines-billion-profit-oil.html.csp">Airlines industry lowers profit forcast due to Ukraine crisis</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOHN HEILPRIN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-12T10:48:02.55-06:00">Updated Mar 12, 2014 10:48AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Geneva • The global airlines industry on Wednesday lowered its profit forecast for this year after the Ukrainian crisis caused a spike in the price of fuel. The cost of crude oil, jet fuel and other energy sources jumped last week after Russia took effective control of Ukraine’s Crimean Peninsula. Investors feared escalating U.S. and European sanctions on Russia, one of the world’s largest energy suppliers. “The situation in the Ukraine is causing instability that is pushing up the price of oil....</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57670867@www.sltrib.com Wed, 12 Mar 2014 10:48:02 MDT Malaysia Airlines had troubled finanicial, operational decade http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57670321-68/malaysia-airlines-airline-company.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57670321-68/malaysia-airlines-airline-company.html.csp">Malaysia Airlines had troubled finanicial, operational decade</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By KELVIN CHAN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP Business Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-12T08:33:02.178-06:00">Updated Mar 12, 2014 08:33AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Hong Kong • Within an industry notorious for impoverishing shareholders and irking customers, Malaysia Airlines has stood out for its years of restructurings and losses. The company now has global recognition of a far more unfavorable kind after one of its jets disappeared four days ago with 239 people aboard. There has been no suggestion that the unrelenting financial pressures faced by the airline and its 19,000 employees somehow played a role in the disappearance of flight MH370 en route from...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576703212014-03-12T08:33:02.178-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-12T08:33:02.178-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57670321@www.sltrib.com Wed, 12 Mar 2014 08:33:02 MDT Test project: 2 airlines to check passports on Interpol database http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57665846-68/interpol-passports-database-airlines.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57665846-68/interpol-passports-database-airlines.html.csp">Test project: 2 airlines to check passports on Interpol database</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JAMEY KEATEN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-11T14:57:05.322-06:00">Updated Mar 11, 2014 02:57PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Lyon, France • Interpol is allowing two airlines to check passenger passports against its vast database of lost and stolen travel documents — in a test project aimed to let private sector companies help authorities crack down on criminals who travel with fake documents, the police organization’s leader said Tuesday. It’s not known whether stolen passports had to do with Saturday’s disappearance of a Boeing 777 bound from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, to Beijing with 239 people on board. But Interpol o...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57665846@www.sltrib.com Tue, 11 Mar 2014 14:57:05 MDT Airline revenue takes hit from weather, but spring outlook is strong http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57664757-79/airlines-flights-revenue-canceled.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57664757-79/airlines-flights-revenue-canceled.html.csp">Airline revenue takes hit from weather, but spring outlook is strong</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DAVID KOENIG</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP Airlines Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-11T08:20:02.413-06:00">Updated Mar 11, 2014 08:20AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Dallas • Airlines are still tallying up the damage from this winter’s storms, but solid demand for travel means they are likely to weather the rocky start to 2014 in good shape. Reports from some of the airlines point to higher average prices, and executives say spring bookings look strong. This has been the worst winter for flight cancelations since the government started keeping track more than 25 years ago. The top four airline companies by miles flown — American, which includes US Airways; U...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576647572014-03-11T08:20:02.413-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-11T08:20:02.413-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57664757@www.sltrib.com Tue, 11 Mar 2014 08:20:02 MDT American Airlines, JetBlue ending agreement http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57659612-79/american-agreement-airlines-ending.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57659612-79/american-agreement-airlines-ending.html.csp">American Airlines, JetBlue ending agreement</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-10T20:13:36.165-06:00">Updated Mar 10, 2014 08:13PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • American Airlines and JetBlue Airways Corp. are ending an agreement that allowed travelers to add connections to their itinerary on each other’s aircraft. The termination of the interline sales agreement is effective Monday. The companies also said that they are ending a reciprocal frequent flyer program accrual agreement. Travelers won’t earn miles or points when traveling on eligible routes run by the other airline beginning April 1. All American AAdvantage miles or JetBlue TrueBlue...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576596122014-03-10T20:13:36.165-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-10T20:13:36.165-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57659612@www.sltrib.com Mon, 10 Mar 2014 20:13:36 MDT Airplane door? Searchers can’t find it http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57657164-68/malaysia-passports-stolen-plane.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57657164-68/malaysia-passports-stolen-plane.html.csp">Airplane door? Searchers can’t find it</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By EILEEN NG </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and CHRIS BRUMMITT</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-09T22:17:02.301-06:00">Updated Mar 9, 2014 10:17PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia • Vietnamese aircraft spotted what they suspected was one of the doors of a missing Boeing 777 on Sunday, while questions emerged about how two passengers managed to board the ill-fated aircraft using stolen passports. Interpol confirmed it knew about the stolen passports but said no authorities checked its vast databases on stolen documents before the Boeing jetliner departed Saturday from Kuala Lumpur en route to Beijing with 239 people on board. Warning “only a handful...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576571642014-03-09T22:17:02.301-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-09T22:17:02.301-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57657164@www.sltrib.com Sun, 09 Mar 2014 22:17:02 MDT Vietnam searchers say they cannot find object from missing jet http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/home3/57656462-200/passports-plane-malaysia-stolen.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/home3/57656462-200/passports-plane-malaysia-stolen.html.csp">Vietnam searchers say they cannot find object from missing jet</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By EILEEN NG and CHRIS BRUMMITT</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-09T21:56:47.216-06:00">Updated Mar 9, 2014 09:56PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia • Vietnamese searchers on ships worked throughout the night but could not find a rectangle object spotted Sunday afternoon that was thought to be one of the doors of a Malaysia Airlines passenger jet that went missing more than two days ago. Doan Huu Gia, the chief of Vietnam’s search and rescue coordination center, said Monday that four planes and seven ships from Vietnam were searching for the object but nothing had been found. The Boeing 777 went missing early Saturday ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57656462@www.sltrib.com Sun, 09 Mar 2014 21:56:47 MDT