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Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 missing

More than 50% of underwater search for missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 has been completed, Australian officials say

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Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 missing

MH370 report: Based on data 'the aircraft most likely ditched or impacted the sea in the south-eastern Indian Ocean' - @MOTMalaysia

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On expired MH370 battery: 'a computer system used to track and call out maintenance was not updated correctly when the flight data recorder was replaced on 29 February 2008' - @MOTMalaysia

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Expired battery on beacon of 1 black box means searchers would have had lesser chance of locating MH370 - @AP

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Two ground-to-air telephony calls were placed to the cockpit from the MAS Operations Centre at 18:39 UTC and at 23:13 UTC, 07 March. Neither of the calls was answered - @MOTMalaysia

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MH370 report: 'There is no indication of the SATCOM link being manually logged off from the cockpit. Such activity would have been captured in logs, but it was not' - @MOTMalaysia

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Report: Last contact with MH370 was satellite 'handshake' at 0819 Malaysia time, aircraft did not respond to next handshake at 0915 - @MOTMalaysia

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MH370 report: No significant clouds, weather or lightning strikes at last civil radar contact point - @MOTMalaysia

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MH370 report: 'There were no behavioural signs of social isolation, change in habits or interest, self-neglect, drug or alcohol abuse of the Captain, First Officer and the Cabin Crew' - @MOTMalaysia

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MH370 report: 'The Captain's ability to handle stress at work and home was good. There was no known history of apathy, anxiety, or irritability. There were no significant changes in his life style, interpersonal conflict or family stresses' - @MOTMalaysia

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MH370 report: 'The flying records which were monitored by the Scheduling Office indicated that all the cabin crew were well-rested before operating the flight' - @MalaysiaMOT

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MH370 report: Underwater locator beacon battery had expired year before plane disappeared - @AP

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Interim statement on the investigation into the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines MH370 released - @MOTMalaysia

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Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 missing

Editor's note: A team led by Malaysia with investigators from various countries including the United States, Britain, China, France and Australia is due to release today an interim statement on their inquiry into the cause of the disappearance of MH370, @Reuters reports - David

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Malaysia PM Najib Razak: 'The disappearance of [Malaysia Airlines flight] MH370 is without precedence, and so too is the search' - @NajibRazak

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Australian PM Tony Abbott: As long as there are reasonable leads the search for Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 will continue - @SkyNewsAust

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Australian Deputy Prime Minister Warren Truss says discussions are under way between Australia, China and Malaysia as to whether to call off the hunt for Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 - @Reuters

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Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 missing

Australia to participate in trial to improve aircraft tracking in response to disappearance of Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, official says - @abcnews

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More: Search for MH370 remains ongoing in Indian Ocean, Malaysian authorities hope 'accident' conclusion allows family members of victims to claim compensation - statement

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Missing flight MH370 officially considered fatal accident by Malaysian authorites, all passengers and crew presumed to have lost their lives - @JackBoard

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