|Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Nation News

MAS morale at a low, with some flight crew too shaken to fly

SINGAPORE, July 21: The twin tragedies that struck Malaysia Airlines in the past four months have taken a toll on the national carrier’s staff – in particular the flight crew – with morale at an all time low, according to the National Union of Flight Attendants. Four months after the disappearance of MH370 with 12 crew members on board ...Full Article

Malaysia demands ‘Unrestricted Access’ to MH17 crash site

KIEV, July 21 : Malaysia is demanding immediate and unrestricted access to the Malaysia Airlines MH17 crash site and guaranteed safety for its officials and those of the joint ...Full Article

Under-fire Putin vows to cooperate as blame for MH17 crash piles on Russia

GRABOVE, Ukraine, July 21 : Russian President Vladimir Putin has promised to cooperate with outraged world leaders seeking access to the site of downed flight MH17, after Washington blamed Moscow for ...Full Article

MH17 crash: Basic travel insurance policies do not cover terrorism

KUALA LUMPUR, July 21 : Basic travel insurance policies, which most airlines offer to passengers, do not provide cover for acts of war and terrorism. As such, air travellers ...Full Article

UK’s Cameron tells Putin shooting down MH17 “unacceptable”

LONDON, July 21 :  British Prime Minister David Cameron told Russia’s Vladimir Putin the shooting down of the MH17 passenger plane was “totally unacceptable” and appeared to be the ...Full Article

UN to vote on MH17 disaster resolution

UNITED NATIONS, United States: The United Nations (UN) Security Council is expected to consider on Monday a resolution demanding that pro-Russian separatists provide “full and unrestricted access” to the ...Full Article

Anger grows towards Russia over MH17 crash

GRABOVE, Ukraine, July 20 :  Outraged world leaders heaped pressure on Russia on Sunday to press Moscow-backed rebels in eastern Ukraine to allow investigators proper access to the crash site ...Full Article

The World Pay Tribute : ” MH17, Forever in our hearts”

KUALA LUMPUR, July 20 :  The staff of many airlines around the world have flooded a Facebook page with their messages of tribute to the crew of Malaysia Airlines ...Full Article

France and Ukraine warn over plane crash site obstructions

PARIS, July 20: The French and Ukrainian presidents said on Saturday that any obstruction preventing international investigators reaching the crash site of flight MH17 will “not be tolerated”. Following ...Full Article

Malaysia Airlines releases full passenger manifest Of MH17

KUALA LUMPUR, July 20 :  Malaysia Airlines (MAS) today released the full passenger manifest of Flight MH17 with the name, nationality and gender of those onboard. There are 193 ...Full Article