PLANES - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/PLANES News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Mystery deepens into missing 777 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57667345-68/flight-malaysia-radar-plane.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57667345-68/flight-malaysia-radar-plane.html.csp">Mystery deepens into missing 777</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By EILEEN NG</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-12T10:45:47.758-06:00">Updated Mar 12, 2014 10:45AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia • The missing Boeing 777 jetliner changed course over the sea, crossed Malaysia and reached the Strait of Malacca — hundreds of miles from its last position recorded by civilian authorities, Malaysian military officials said Tuesday, citing military radar data. The development added confusion and mystery into one of most puzzling aviation incidents of recent time, and it has raised questions about why the Malaysia Airlines flight apparently was not transmitting signals det...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576673452014-03-12T10:45:47.758-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-12T10:45:47.758-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57667345@www.sltrib.com Wed, 12 Mar 2014 10:45:47 MDT Oil slicks in sea found in hunt for missing Malaysia jet http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57651615-68/malaysia-plane-airlines-china.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57651615-68/malaysia-plane-airlines-china.html.csp">Oil slicks in sea found in hunt for missing Malaysia 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"> The Associated Press </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-08T17:03:49.129-06:00">Updated Mar 8, 2014 05:03PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia • Vietnamese air force planes on Saturday spotted two large oil slicks close to where a Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 went missing earlier in the day, the first sign that the aircraft carrying 239 people had crashed. The air force planes were part of a multinational search operation launched after Flight MH370 fell off radar screens less than an hour after it took off from Kuala Lumpur for Beijing early Saturday morning. The oil slicks were spotted late Saturday off the sou...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-576516152014-03-08T17:03:49.129-06:00" id="#license-2014-03-08T17:03:49.129-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57651615@www.sltrib.com Sat, 08 Mar 2014 17:03:49 MDT Cellphone calls on planes? Don’t ask the feds http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57580115-79/calls-ban-transportation-cellphone.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57580115-79/calls-ban-transportation-cellphone.html.csp">Cellphone calls on planes? Don’t ask the feds</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOAN LOWY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-02-21T13:12:02.593-06:00">Updated Feb 21, 2014 01:12PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • The government can’t seem to make up its mind about whether people should be allowed to make cellphone calls on passenger planes. Even as one federal agency considers allowing the calls, another now wants to make sure that doesn’t happen. The Department of Transportation signaled in a 22-page notice posted online Friday that it wants to retain a ban on inflight calls. The notice comes just two months after the Federal Communications Commission voted to pursue lifting the ban. Trans...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-575801152014-02-21T13:12:02.593-06:00" id="#license-2014-02-21T13:12:02.593-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57580115@www.sltrib.com Fri, 21 Feb 2014 13:12:02 MDT