Tag: Malaysian Airlines

Malaysia won’t be shutting down airline, Finance Minister blames Najib for causing confusion

Kuala Lumpur--Malaysia’s Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng clarified an issue that caused a stir recently. He said that contrary to earlier reports, Malaysia Airlines will not be closing down after all, and said that confusion had arisen from some comments from former Prime Minister...

Malaysians stunned by US$100b promises by Najib to Trump

The Malaysian social media - including WhatsApp messaging - is abuzz with Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak's trip to the US, but the Malaysians seem more concerned with the latter's billion dollar promises to President Donald Trump. Starting with those saying the Malaysian leader is...

Malaysian Airlines got its geography wrong and they fly planes?

Two days ago, Malaysia Airlines hurriedly took down a Facebook post. It was a slap-in-the-face kind of posting, as the airline that flies more than a hundred aircraft around the world got its geography wrong again. And it seems it always get it wrong about New Zealand! A...

Soon all planes will be accounted for to avoid another MH370

This month marks three years since Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 disappeared on March 8, while flying from Malaysia to China. Since then, many questions were asked and one of them is why can't anyone trace the exact route of an aircraft in the air? With all...

Hajj and umrah only carrier in talks with Airbus

Eaglexpress, the haj and umrah only airliner from Kuala Lumpur, confirmed to The Independent that it is in talks with Airbus since last year with regards to the acquisition of various models of aircraft. "We have been working closely with them to develop a configuration that...

Finding MH370: No trace of missing aircraft three years on!

The University of WA said it has identified a precise location of where it believes the Boeing 777 crashed. On Monday, on the eve of the third anniversary of its disappearance on March 8, 2014, with 239 people aboard, Professor Charitha Pattiaratchi said that UWA’s...

Malaysia Airlines still losing money but biz class surges

Malaysian Airlines, battered by a series of unfortunate events in the recent years, saw a boost in its image with business-class bookings surging with all time highs. Malaysia Airlines’ said its passenger load factor rose to 81% in the fourth quarter from 70% compared to...

New parts found suggest sinister ending to MH370 flight

PEKAN BARU: The plot thickens, as new parts found suggest a sinister ending to the plane's flight. Evidence gathered from small parts collected across the Indian Ocean (see graphic) suggest the ill fated Malaysia Airlines (MAS) Boeing 777 may have crash landed in the sea,...

Hishammuddin Hussein: MH17 Brought Down Using Surface-to-Air Missile

Kuala Lumpur-The Defense Minister of Malaysia, Hishammuddin Hussein, said that the military intelligence and remains from the crashed MH17 flight show that a surface-to-air missile was utilized to shoot the plane down. The Defense Minister believes that such a system to shoot down a...

SQ 351 “90km away” & re-routed when MH17 shot downed– Singapore Transport Minister

Singapore Flights to review their risk assessment of flying over conflict areas, says Transport Minister The Singapore Airlines (SIA) flight SQ351 was flying safely when MH 17 gunned down said Minister of Transportation Mr.Lui Tuck yesterday at parliament. He also verified that SQ 351 from...