Search results for: MH370 Oil Slick

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  • 18 April 2014

    Preliminary analysis of the oil slick sample collected by the Australian Defence Vessel (ADV) Ocean Shield on Sunday has confirmed that it is not aircraft engine oil or hydraulic fluid, Australian Joint Agency Coordination Centre (JACC) said on Thursday. The sample arrived in Perth yesterday where it was tested and analyzed.  Additionally, Phoenix International, with […]

  • 12 March 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    After five days of searching for the Flight MH370, which was en route from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing, the aircraft is still missing. The plane disappeared on Saturday with 239 people abroad. The authorities suspect that the Flight MH370 changed its route, so the search for the plane has been widened to Malacca Strait and […]

  • 18 April 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Up to 11 military aircraft and 12 ships will assist in today’s search for missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370. Today the Australian Maritime Safety Authority has planned a visual search area totaling approximately 51,870 square kilometers, across three areas. Overnight Bluefin-21 AUV completed another mission in the underwater search area and has commenced mission five. […]

  • 17 April 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    The results of the analyses of the oil slick found by Ocean Shield in a search for the missing flight MH370 show that the oil is not aircraft engine oil or hydraulic fluid, Chief Coordinator of the Joint Agency Coordination Centre, Air Chief Marshal Angus Houston (Ret’d) confirmed during a media conference. Today’s visual search […]

  • 14 April 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    On the 38th day of search for the missing flight MH370, Authorities decided to deploy an autonomous underwater vehicle, Bluefin-21. With the lack of further signal detections, the Authorities believe that the batteries on the black box recorders have expired, BBC reports. The previously detected signals by the Australia Ocean Shield vessel helped in narrowing […]

  • 15 April 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    The Bluefin-21 AUV, which was last night deployed in a search mission for the missing flight MH370, has returned to the surface after six hours of scanning the depths. The AUV exceeded its operating depth limit of 4,500 meters and its built in safety feature returned it to the surface. In yesterday’s mission the search […]

  • 10 March 2014
    Business & Finance

    Malaysia Airlines reports that their flight MH370 en route from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing disappeared on Saturday with 239 people abroad.   They reported that they have not been able to establish any positive findings on the whereabouts of the aircraft after more than 48 hours since it disappeared. The Company actively cooperates with the […]

  • 1 May 2014
    Business & Finance

    The search for missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 is commencing a new phase and will transition over the coming weeks to an intensified undersea search, Australian Joint Agency Coordination Centre (JACC) said. In the meantime Bluefin-21, which has completed its search of the 314 square kilometre area around the detections made by the Towed Pinger […]

  • 4 August 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    PETRONAS continues to provide technical support and funding for the search-and-recovery (SAR) operations for the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 by deploying an underwater search equipment and a support vessel to the new search zone.  The national oil company will fund RM67 million for deployment of the Prosas Towed Side Scan Sonar and Marine Support […]

  • 9 June 2014

    Mike Mckay, an oil worker who claimed he saw the Malaysian MH370 flight go down in March this year, received a contract termination as a consequence.

  • 7 August 2017
    Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    The underwater search for the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 could continue as the US-based seabed exploration specialist reportedly offered to take another stab at the likely search area. The two-year search was suspended in January this year after it failed to find the MH370 flight that vanished on March 08, 2014, en route from […]

  • 5 February 2016
    Operations & Maintenance

    Phoenix International has been contracted by the Commonwealth of Australia to provide deepwater towed side scan sonar services in support of continuing the underwater search for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 (MH370). Phoenix and Hydrospheric Solutions (HSI) will conduct side scan sonar operations using the SLH PS-60 (ProSAS-60), a 6,000 meter depth-rated synthetic aperture sonar (SAS) […]

  • 16 January 2015
    Equipment

    Fugro, a Dutch company offering survey services to the international offshore oil and gas industry, has informed that an additional vessel has been commissioned to carry out underwater search activities for missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370. Fugro Supporter, a multi-purpose offshore survey vessel, is currently on its way to the Southern Indian Ocean search area, […]

  • 19 May 2016
    Equipment

    A Mermac R40 winch from MacArtney is to be used in the search for Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 that disappeared two years ago. The Boeing 777 vanished with 239 passengers and crew during the flight from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing. Following an intensive search and flight data analysis, it was determined that the plane had diverted […]

  • 30 May 2018
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Ocean Infinity has informed that its current search for the wreckage of Malaysian Airlines Flight MH370 is shortly coming to an end. During the course of its operation, Ocean Infinity searched and collected data from over 112,000 km2 of ocean floor. The total area covered, in a little over 3 months of operational days, is […]

  • 25 March 2014

    After weeks of searching, the mystery of the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 has a sad ending. The Prime Minister of Malaysia, Mr Najib Razak, announced at a press conference last night that the missing flight MH370 was lost and there were no survivors. Mr Razak revealed that new analysis of satellite information from Inmarsat, validated by […]

  • 27 November 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Fugro is providing an additional vessel, the Havila Harmony, to join the search for the missing flight MH370 in the southern Indian Ocean. From the 93-metre multi-role vessel, Fugro will deploy the Echo Surveyor VII autonomous underwater vehicle (AUV). Echo Surveyor VII was used earlier this year in search operations, however, it was withdrawn  when sea […]

  • 29 January 2015
    Operations & Maintenance

    Despite all the efforts over the last 328 days, the search unfortunately has yet to yield the location of the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370. The plane, with 227 passengers, 2 flight crew and 10 cabin crew on board, was en route to Beijing from Kuala Lumpur when it went missing. The Search and Rescue […]

  • 26 December 2014
    Business & Finance

    A ferry named “Sewol“ carrying over 400 people on board sank in the vicinity of the South Korean island of Jeju. The passengers on the ship were mainly high school students and crew members. 174 people survived the accident including 22 crew members. The Authorities suspect that the “Sewol” ferry exceeded its cargo limit, and […]

  • 20 October 2017
    Operations & Maintenance

    The Malaysian government is entering into an agreement with Ocean Infinity to search for Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, Darren Chester, Australia’s minister for infrastructure and transport said on Thursday. Namely, the Malaysian government has accepted the earlier announced offer from Ocean Infinity to search for the missing plane, entering into a ‘no find no fee’ […]

  • 21 May 2015
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    The search for missing Malaysian Airline MH370 has now covered more than 75 percent of the seafloor in the initial search area. In its yesterday’s operational update, the Australian Transport Safety Bureau (ATSB) informed that the search plan has been modified to enable continuous search operations during winter and to ensure that the entire 120,000 […]

  • 19 November 2014
    Operations & Maintenance

    Over 6,900 square kilometres of the seafloor have been covered so far in the search for the lost Malaysia Airlines plane along with 239 people on board. In addition to locating the aircraft, the underwater search aims to map the MH370 debris field in order to identify and prioritise the recovery of specific aircraft components, including […]