FLIGHT - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/FLIGHT News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Teen stowaway ‘lucky to be alive’ after jet ride to Hawaii in wheel well http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57844468-68/airport-flight-simon-security.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57844468-68/airport-flight-simon-security.html.csp">Teen stowaway ‘lucky to be alive’ after jet ride to Hawaii in wheel well</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By OSKAR GARCIA</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-21T09:31:53.098-06:00">Updated Apr 21, 2014 09:31AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Honolulu • Officials say a 16-year-old boy is “lucky to be alive” and unharmed after flying from California to Hawaii stowed away in a plane’s wheel well, surviving cold temperatures at 38,000 feet and a lack of oxygen. “Doesn’t even remember the flight,” FBI spokesman Tom Simon in Honolulu told The Associated Press on Sunday night. “It’s amazing he survived that.” The boy was questioned by the FBI after being discovered on the tarmac at the Maui airport Sunday morning with no identification, Si...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578444682014-04-21T09:31:53.098-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-21T09:31:53.098-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57844468@www.sltrib.com Mon, 21 Apr 2014 09:31:53 MDT Fox executive fired over Flight 370 charity email http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57840354-68/tipton-fox-money-370.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57840354-68/tipton-fox-money-370.html.csp">Fox executive fired over Flight 370 charity email</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By FRAZIER MOORE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP Television Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-19T19:30:02.327-06:00">Updated Apr 19, 2014 07:30PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • A veteran Fox executive who used her company email account to plan aid for loved ones of the missing Malaysian airplane’s passengers has been fired. Darlene Tipton, who was vice president of standards and practices for the Fox Cable Networks Group, said Saturday she had wanted to arrange swift financial aid to families and other loved ones, sparing them lengthy court fights. She said she began by emailing Sarah Bajc, an American whose boyfriend, Philip Wood, was a passenger on Malaysi...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578403542014-04-19T19:30:02.327-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-19T19:30:02.327-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57840354@www.sltrib.com Sat, 19 Apr 2014 19:30:02 MDT Post-rehab, injured snowy owl released into wild http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57840350-68/snowy-center-owl-feathers.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57840350-68/snowy-center-owl-feathers.html.csp">Post-rehab, injured snowy owl released into wild</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-19T19:37:53.849-06:00">Updated Apr 19, 2014 07:37PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Superior, Wis. • A rare snowy owl that was apparently hit by a bus in the nation’s capital flew back into the wild on Saturday, after weeks of rehab in Minnesota and procedures to replace its flight feathers. Officials with the Raptor Center at the University of Minnesota released the owl at about noon Saturday outside Superior, Wis., near the Minnesota and Wisconsin state border. That location was chosen by a biologist because snowy owls have been spotted there in recent winters, indicating the...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578403502014-04-19T19:37:53.849-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-19T19:37:53.849-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57840350@www.sltrib.com Sat, 19 Apr 2014 19:37:53 MDT Flight attendant cracks joke after joke on the way to Salt Lake City http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsinternet/57826708-226/attendant-lake-salt-flight.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsinternet/57826708-226/attendant-lake-salt-flight.html.csp">Flight attendant cracks joke after joke on the way to Salt Lake City</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Michael McFall</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-16T09:21:02.755-06:00">Updated Apr 16, 2014 09:21AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">“If I could pretend to have your attention for just a few moments, my ex-husband, my new boyfriend and their divorce attorney are going to show you the safety features of this [airplane].” So begins six minutes of hilarity from a Southwest Airlines flight attendant on a plane about to take off for Salt Lake City (a passenger near the front is even wearing a Weber State University T-shirt). The unnamed attendant turns the standard safety monologue about your seat belt, life vest and the oxygen ma...</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> 57826708@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Apr 2014 09:21:02 MDT Missing plane: Robot sub returns to water after 1st try cut short http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57821867-68/search-bluefin-flight-area.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57821867-68/search-bluefin-flight-area.html.csp">Missing plane: Robot sub returns to water after 1st try cut short</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MARGIE MASON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-15T08:58:01.74-06:00">Updated Apr 15, 2014 08:58AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Perth, Australia • A robotic submarine looking for the lost Malaysian jet began its second mission Tuesday after cutting short its first because the ocean waters where it was sent were too deep, officials said. Monday’s planned 16-hour search lasted just six and none of the data collected by the U.S. Navy’s Bluefin 21 submarine offered clues to the whereabouts of the plane. The unmanned sub is programmed to hover 30 meters (100 feet) above the seabed, but it started searching atop a patch that w...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578218672014-04-15T08:58:01.74-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-15T08:58:01.74-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57821867@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Apr 2014 08:58:01 MDT Robotic submarine deployed in search for plane http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57817481-68/search-houston-ocean-area.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57817481-68/search-houston-ocean-area.html.csp">Robotic submarine deployed in search for plane</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MARGIE MASON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-14T09:26:01.967-06:00">Updated Apr 14, 2014 09:26AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Perth, Australia • Search crews sent a robotic submarine deep into the Indian Ocean for the first time Monday to begin scouring the seabed for the missing Malaysian airliner after no signals from its black boxes were detected for six days. Meanwhile, officials were investigating an oil slick about 5,500 meters (3.4 miles) from the area where the last underwater sounds were detected, said Angus Houston, the head of a joint agency coordinating the search off Australia’s west coast. Crews have coll...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578174812014-04-14T09:26:01.967-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-14T09:26:01.967-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57817481@www.sltrib.com Mon, 14 Apr 2014 09:26:01 MDT Plane’s black box batteries may have died http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57815634-68/plane-search-signals-australian.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57815634-68/plane-search-signals-australian.html.csp">Plane’s black box batteries may have died</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MARGIE MASON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-13T20:52:14.494-06:00">Updated Apr 13, 2014 08:52PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Perth, Australia • The hunt for the missing Malaysian airliner continued to focus Monday on a search for weakening radio signals from deep beneath the waves despite mounting evidence that the batteries in the plane’s all-important black boxes may finally have died. Following four strong underwater signals earlier this month, all has gone quiet in the hunt for the missing Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777. The search coordination center said early Monday that no new electronic pings have been detecte...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578156342014-04-13T20:52:14.494-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-13T20:52:14.494-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57815634@www.sltrib.com Sun, 13 Apr 2014 20:52:14 MDT Woman recounts historic 1964 flight around world http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57812165-68/mock-flight-columbus-aviation.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57812165-68/mock-flight-columbus-aviation.html.csp">Woman recounts historic 1964 flight around world</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DAN SEWELL</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-12T19:38:01.611-06:00">Updated Apr 12, 2014 07:38PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Cincinnati • Recounting her history-making adventure 50 years later, Geraldine “Jerrie” Mock plays it down as an enjoyable way to see the world. The native of Newark, Ohio, became the first female pilot to fly solo around the globe when her single-engine Cessna 180 dubbed Spirit of Columbus landed in the state’s capital on April 17, 1964. She had covered more than 23,000 miles in 29-plus days while making stops in such exotic locales as the Azores, Casablanca, Cairo and Calcutta. “You call it an...</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> 57812165@www.sltrib.com Sat, 12 Apr 2014 19:38:01 MDT Australian PM confident sounds are from Flight 370 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57806550-68/search-black-flight-ocean.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57806550-68/search-black-flight-ocean.html.csp">Australian PM confident sounds are from Flight 370</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ROB GRIFFITH and KRISTEN GELINEAU</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-11T12:50:56.159-06:00">Updated Apr 11, 2014 12:50PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Perth, Australia • Authorities are confident that signals detected deep in the Indian Ocean are from the missing Malaysian jet’s black boxes, Australia’s prime minister said Friday, raising hopes they are close to solving one of aviation’s most perplexing mysteries. Tony Abbott told reporters in Shanghai that crews hunting for Flight 370 have zeroed in on a more targeted area in their search for the source of the sounds, first heard on Saturday. “We have very much narrowed down the search area a...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578065502014-04-11T12:50:56.159-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-11T12:50:56.159-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57806550@www.sltrib.com Fri, 11 Apr 2014 12:50:56 MDT Possible 5th underwater signal heard in jet search http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57801373-68/search-australian-ocean-underwater.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57801373-68/search-australian-ocean-underwater.html.csp">Possible 5th underwater signal heard in jet search</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By NICK PERRY </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and KRISTEN GELINEAU</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-10T19:40:42.982-06:00">Updated Apr 10, 2014 07:40PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Perth, Australia • An Australian aircraft Thursday detected what may be the fifth signal coming from a man-made device deep in the Indian Ocean, adding to hopes that searchers will soon pinpoint the object’s location and send down a robotic vehicle to confirm if it is a black box from the missing Malaysian jet. The Australian air force P-3 Orion, which has been dropping sonar buoys into the water near where four earlier sounds were heard, picked up a “possible signal” that may be from a man-mad...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578013732014-04-10T19:40:42.982-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-10T19:40:42.982-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57801373@www.sltrib.com Thu, 10 Apr 2014 19:40:42 MDT More pings raise hopes plane will be found soon http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57795765-68/signals-ocean-plane-search.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57795765-68/signals-ocean-plane-search.html.csp">More pings raise hopes plane will be found soon</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By NICK PERRY and KRISTEN GELINEAU</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-09T09:24:20.99-06:00">Updated Apr 9, 2014 09:24AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Perth, Australia • The frustrating monthlong search for the Malaysian jetliner received a tremendous boost when a navy ship detected two more signals that most likely emanated from the aircraft’s black boxes. The Australian official coordinating the search expressed hope Wednesday that the wreckage will soon be found. Angus Houston, head of a joint agency coordinating the search for the missing plane in the southern Indian Ocean, said that the Australian naval vessel Ocean Shield picked up the t...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577957652014-04-09T09:24:20.99-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-09T09:24:20.99-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57795765@www.sltrib.com Wed, 09 Apr 2014 09:24:20 MDT Ship hunts for more ‘pings’ in Malaysia jet search http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57790219-68/ocean-houston-search-black.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57790219-68/ocean-houston-search-black.html.csp">Ship hunts for more ‘pings’ in Malaysia jet search</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By NICK PERRY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-08T08:25:18.01-06:00">Updated Apr 8, 2014 08:25AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Perth, Australia • Search crews in the Indian Ocean failed to pick up more of the faint underwater sounds that may have been from the missing Malaysian jetliner’s black boxes whose batteries are at the end of their life. The signals first heard late Saturday and early Sunday had sparked hopes of a breakthrough in the search for Flight 370, but Angus Houston, the retired Australian air chief marshal leading the search far off western Australia, said listening equipment on the Ocean Shield ship ha...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577902192014-04-08T08:25:18.01-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-08T08:25:18.01-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57790219@www.sltrib.com Tue, 08 Apr 2014 08:25:18 MDT Ship picks up pings consistent with a plane’s ‘black boxes’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57787914-68/ocean-search-flight-detected.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57787914-68/ocean-search-flight-detected.html.csp">Ship picks up pings consistent with a plane’s ‘black boxes’</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By NICK PERRY </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and ALLEN G. BREED</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-07T19:48:01.325-06:00">Updated Apr 7, 2014 07:48PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Perth, Australia • After a month of failed hunting and finding debris that turned out to be ordinary flotsam, an Australian ship detected faint pings deep in the Indian Ocean in what an official called the “most promising lead” yet in the search for Flight 370. Officials coordinating the multinational search for the missing Malaysia Airlines jet still urged caution Monday after a weekend that also brought reports of “acoustic noise” picked up by a Chinese vessel also trying to solve the aviatio...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577879142014-04-07T19:48:01.325-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-07T19:48:01.325-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57787914@www.sltrib.com Mon, 07 Apr 2014 19:48:01 MDT ’Promising lead’ emerges in hunt for Flight 370 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57785502-68/ocean-flight-search-signals.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57785502-68/ocean-flight-search-signals.html.csp">’Promising lead’ emerges in hunt for Flight 370</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By NICK PERRY and ALLEN G. BREED </span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-07T15:00:10.35-06:00">Updated Apr 7, 2014 03:00PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Perth, Australia • After a month of failed hunting and finding debris that turned out to be ordinary flotsam, an Australian ship detected faint pings deep in the Indian Ocean in what an official called the “most promising lead” yet in the search for Flight 370. Officials coordinating the multinational search for the missing Malaysia Airlines jet still urged caution Monday after a weekend that also brought reports of “acoustic noise” picked up by a Chinese vessel also trying to solve the aviation...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577855022014-04-07T15:00:10.35-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-07T15:00:10.35-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57785502@www.sltrib.com Mon, 07 Apr 2014 15:00:10 MDT China ship hears ‘signal’; unclear if jet-related http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57779703-68/search-malaysia-ocean-flight.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57779703-68/search-malaysia-ocean-flight.html.csp">China ship hears ‘signal’; unclear if jet-related</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By NICK PERRY </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and EILEEN NG</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-05T22:56:01.745-06:00">Updated Apr 5, 2014 10:56PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Perth, Australia • A Chinese ship involved in the hunt for the missing Malaysian jetliner reported hearing a “pulse signal” Saturday in southern Indian Ocean waters with the same frequency emitted by the plane’s data recorders, as Malaysia vowed not to give up the search for the aircraft. The Australian government agency coordinating the search for the missing plane said early Sunday that the electronic pulse signals reportedly detected by the Chinese ship are consistent with those of an aircra...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577797032014-04-05T22:56:01.745-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-05T22:56:01.745-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57779703@www.sltrib.com Sat, 05 Apr 2014 22:56:01 MDT Ships race to investigate signals in jet search http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/home3/57781850-200/search-plane-australian-chinese.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/home3/57781850-200/search-plane-australian-chinese.html.csp">Ships race to investigate signals in jet search</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By NICK PERRY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-06T12:30:16.166-06:00">Updated Apr 6, 2014 12:30PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Perth, Australia • Searchers hunting for the missing Malaysia Airlines jet raced toward a patch of the southern Indian Ocean on Sunday to determine whether a few brief sounds picked up by underwater equipment came from the plane’s black boxes, whose battery-powered pingers are on the verge of dying out. Ships scouring a remote stretch of water for the plane that vanished nearly a month ago detected three separate sounds over three days. A Chinese ship picked up an electronic pulsing signal on Fr...</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> 57781850@www.sltrib.com Sun, 06 Apr 2014 12:30:16 MDT China ship hears ‘signal’; unclear if jet-related http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/home3/57779207-200/search-ocean-plane-area.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/home3/57779207-200/search-ocean-plane-area.html.csp">China ship hears ‘signal’; unclear if jet-related</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By NICK PERRY and EILEEN NG</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-05T14:44:49.094-06:00">Updated Apr 5, 2014 02:44PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Perth, Australia • A Chinese ship involved in the hunt for the missing Malaysian jetliner reported hearing a “pulse signal” Saturday in southern Indian Ocean waters with the same frequency emitted by the plane’s data recorders, as Malaysia vowed not to give up the search for the aircraft. The Australian government agency coordinating the search for the missing plane said early Sunday that the electronic pulse signals reportedly detected by the Chinese ship are consistent with those of an aircraf...</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> 57779207@www.sltrib.com Sat, 05 Apr 2014 14:44:49 MDT 2 ships hunt for black boxes from missing jetliner http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57773892-68/search-area-flight-plane.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57773892-68/search-area-flight-plane.html.csp">2 ships hunt for black boxes from missing jetliner</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By NICK PERRY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-04T20:50:50.767-06:00">Updated Apr 4, 2014 08:50PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Perth, Australia • Four weeks after the Malaysia Airlines jet vanished, two ships deployed sound locators Friday in the southern Indian Ocean in a desperate attempt to find the plane’s flight recorders before their signal beacons fall silent. Officials leading the multinational search for Flight 370 said there was no specific information that led to the underwater devices being used for the first time, but that they were brought into the effort because there was nothing to lose. The air and sea ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577738922014-04-04T20:50:50.767-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-04T20:50:50.767-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57773892@www.sltrib.com Fri, 04 Apr 2014 20:50:50 MDT Malaysia vows: We will give plane families closure http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57769082-68/plane-search-australia-families.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57769082-68/plane-search-australia-families.html.csp">Malaysia vows: We will give plane families closure</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By NICK PERRY and EILEEN NG</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-03T19:08:03.475-06:00">Updated Apr 3, 2014 07:08PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Perth, Australia • Leaders of the two countries heading multinational efforts to solve the mystery of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 pledged Thursday that no effort would be spared to give the families of those on board the answers they need. Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak flew to Australia for briefings on the search for the missing plane and talks with his Australian counterpart, Tony Abbott, whose country is overseeing the hunt in a huge and remote patch of the Indian Ocean. “It is a very...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577690822014-04-03T19:08:03.475-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-03T19:08:03.475-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57769082@www.sltrib.com Thu, 03 Apr 2014 19:08:03 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