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  • Ship glut burdens LNG tanker market, slashes profits Tuesday, 11 Mar 2014 | 10:50 AM ET

    *LNG vessel rates halve to $70,000/ day. LONDON, March 11- Deliveries of new gas tankers have created a glut that is threatening to tip some operators into losses, just as other shipping markets emerge from their worst downturn in decades. Earnings have halved to around $70,000 per day over the past year, leaving only a thin profit margin.

  • KUALA LUMPUR/ NEW YORK/ LONDON, March 12- I nvestigators trying to solve the disappearance without trace of a Malaysia Airlines jetliner face an extremely rare challenge that could hinder their efforts: they lack the powers of a formal air safety investigation.

  • KUALA LUMPUR, March 11- Malaysia is investigating whether any passengers or crew aboard a missing airliner had personal or psychological problems that might explain its disappearance, along with the possibility of a hijack, sabotage or mechanical failure, police said on Tuesday.

  • Five U.S. carriers- Delta Air Lines Inc, American Airlines Group Inc, JetBlue Airways Corp, Southwest Airlines Co and United Continental Holdings Inc- said that winter storms had led to more than 78,000 canceled flights among them.

  • Why a high-tech jet is so hard to find Monday, 10 Mar 2014 | 4:30 PM ET
    An employee works on the nose of a Boeing Co. 777 airplane at the company's facility in Everett, Washington.

    Experts say the technology used to track an airplane is state of the art, and more sophisticated than anything you'll find in a consumer device.

  • Truck driver strike at Vancouver port picks up steam Monday, 10 Mar 2014 | 3:04 PM ET

    VANCOUVER, March 10- Unionized container truck drivers set up picket lines at Canada's largest port on Monday, joining hundreds of non-unionized workers who walked off the job last month in a dispute over pay and services.

  • Europe airlines embrace mobile devices on board Monday, 10 Mar 2014 | 12:45 PM ET

    Vueling and Iberia became the latest European airlines to allow to the use of electronic devices during all stages of a flight.

  • March 10- American Airlines and JetBlue Airways said they plan to end agreements covering ticketing, baggage handling and frequent flyer programs. The frequent-flyer program agreement between the two includes select routes from Boston Logan International Airport and New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport.

  • MALABO, March 10- On land cleared of tropical forest, gleaming new office towers, apartment blocks, homes and highways dazzle the eye in Equatorial Guinea, Sub-Saharan Africa's No. 3 energy producer where oil and gas revenues have fed a frenzy of construction.

  • March 10- American Airlines Group Inc and JetBlue Airways Corp plan to end their interline traffic agreement and reciprocal frequent flyer program accrual agreement. American Airlines said from Monday, each airline would no longer accept new interline sales for travel on the other carrier.

  • REFILE-TIMELINE-The search for missing Malaysian jet Monday, 10 Mar 2014 | 3:07 AM ET

    SINGAPORE, March 10- Here is a timeline of events in the disappearance of a Malaysia Airlines jetliner which vanished from radar screens on a flight from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing early on Saturday:. -Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 Flight departs at 12:21 a.m., and is due to land in Beijing at 6:30 a.m. the same day.

  • TIMELINE-The search for missing Malaysian jet Monday, 10 Mar 2014 | 2:39 AM ET

    SINGAPORE, March 10- Here is a timeline of events in the disappearance of a Malaysia Airlines jetliner which vanished from radar screens on a flight from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing early on Saturday:. -Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 Flight departs at 12:21 a.m., and is due to land in Beijing at 6:30 a.m. the same day.

  • KUALA LUMPUR, March 10- The disappearance of the Malaysian Airline System jet could dent the national carrier's plan to return to profit by end-2014, equity analysts said.

  • KUALA LUMPUR/ PHU QUOC ISLAND, Vietnam, March 10- S earch and rescue planes scoured waters off the southern tip of Vietnam on Monday, searching for any trace of a Malaysia Airlines jetliner 48 hours after it vanished from radar screens with 239 people on board.

  • SINGAPORE, March 10- Here is a timeline of events in the disappearance of a Malaysia Airlines jetliner which vanished from radar screens on a flight from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing early on Saturday:. -Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam says plane failed to check in as scheduled at 1721 GMT while flying over sea between Malaysia and Ho Chi Minh City.

  • The 20 Freescale employees, among 239 people on flight MH370, were mostly engineers and other experts working to make the company's chip facilities in Tianjin, China, and Kuala Lumpur more efficient, said Mitch Haws, vice president, global communications and investor relations.

  • *Interpol says use of stolen passports "of great concern". KUALA LUMPUR/ PHU QUOC ISLAND, Vietnam, March 9- O fficials investigating the disappearance of a Malaysia Airlines jetliner with 239 people on board suspect it may have disintegrated in mid-flight, a senior source said on Sunday, as Vietnam reported a possible sighting of wreckage from the plane.

  • TOKYO, March 9- A Japan Airlines- operated Boeing 787 made an emergency landing at Honolulu Airport after oil pressure in its right engine dropped, the Japanese carrier said. The two-engined jetliner en route to San Francisco from Tokyo diverted to Honolulu, landing at 1343 local time Saturday with 160 passengers on board, a spokesman for JAL said.

  • KUALA LUMPUR/ PHU QUOC ISLAND, Vietnam, March 9- A missing Malaysia Airlines jetliner may have turned back from its scheduled route before vanishing from radar screens, military officers said on Sunday, deepening the mystery surrounding the fate of the plane and the 239 people aboard.

  • KUALA LUMPUR/ PHU QUOC ISLAND, Vietnam, March 9- A missing Malaysia Airlines jetliner may have turned back from its scheduled route before vanishing from radar screens, military officers said on Sunday, deepening the mystery surrounding the fate of the plane and the 239 people aboard.

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