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    AirAsia plane missing while flying from Indonesia to Singapore
    Dec28

    AirAsia plane missing while flying from Indonesia to Singapore

    JAKARTA, Indonesia – An AirAsia plane with 162 people on board lost contact with ground control on Sunday while flying over the Java Sea after taking off from a provincial city in Indonesia for Singapore. The two countries immediately launched a search and rescue operation but there was no word on the plane’s whereabouts more than six hours...

    In Reversal, Germany Cools to Russian Investment
    Dec28

    In Reversal, Germany Cools to Russian Investment

    After years of post-Cold War business and political alliances, mistrust over the conflict in Ukraine has created a slew of canceled deals and ventures. …read more Source: The New York...

    Ukrainian nuclear plant takes unit offline because of generator problem
    Dec28

    Ukrainian nuclear plant takes unit offline because of generator problem

    One unit of Ukraine’s Zaporozhiya nuclear power plant, the largest in Europe, has been taken offline because of generator problems. …read more Source: FOX...

    Ukraine nuke plant unit taken offline
    Dec28

    Ukraine nuke plant unit taken offline

    MOSCOW (AP) — One unit of Ukraine’s Zaporozhiya nuclear power plant, the largest in Europe, has been taken offline because of generator problems. State nuclear power company Energoatom says the unit was disconnected from the electricity net early Sunday to prevent internal damage to the generator. It did not give further details, but said...

    Missing flight is 3rd Malaysia-linked incident
    Dec28

    Missing flight is 3rd Malaysia-linked incident

    After a four-month hiatus, the hunt resumed Oct. 4 with new, more sophisticated equipment including sonar, video cameras and jet fuel sensors aboard three ships that will spend up to a year in a desolate stretch of the sea, about 1,800 kilometers (1,100 miles) west of Australia. Officials initially ruled out terrorism, but conspiracy theories...

    Missing flight is 3rd Malaysia-linked incident
    Dec28

    Missing flight is 3rd Malaysia-linked incident

    JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — An AirAsia flight with 162 people aboard disappeared Saturday on the way from Indonesia to Singapore. It’s a third air incident this year involving Malaysia, where budget carrier AirAsia in based. Here’s a look at the two other disasters and the latest missing flight. ___ MH370 The disappearance of Malaysia...

    AirAsia Plane Missing With 162 Aboard
    Dec28

    AirAsia Plane Missing With 162 Aboard

    Search and rescue operations are currently underway for an AirAsia plane that vanished after departing Surabaya, Indonesia, for Singapore early Sunday. Flight QZ 8501 was due to land at Singapore’s Changi Airport at 8.30 a.m. local time but lost contact in Indonesian airspace at around 7.24 a.m. “We don’t dare to presume what has...

    AirAsia plane with 162 on board missing in Indonesia
    Dec28

    AirAsia plane with 162 on board missing in Indonesia

    JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — In the third air incident connected to Malaysia this year, an AirAsia plane with 162 people on board went missing on Sunday while flying over the Java Sea after taking off from a provincial city in Indonesia for Singapore. The two countries immediately launched a search and rescue operation for Flight QZ8501 but there...

    AirAsia Flight From Indonesia To Singapore Loses Contact With Air Traffic Control
    Dec28

    AirAsia Flight From Indonesia To Singapore Loses Contact With Air Traffic Control

    An AirAsia flight traveling from Surabaya, Indonesia, to Singapore lost contact with air traffic control early Sunday morning, the airline confirmed. Flight QZ 8501 — an Airbus 320-200 — lost communication with Indonesia’s Surabaya Juanda International Airport at 7:24 Singapore time on Sunday morning, the airline said. The plane...

    As crisis saps economy, Belarus replaces premier
    Dec28

    As crisis saps economy, Belarus replaces premier

    MOSCOW — President Alexander Lukashenko of Belarus dismissed his prime minister and the head of the country’s central bank on Saturday as part of a sweeping and unexpected government reorganization. The reorganization was announced in a statement posted on the website of the presidential administration, but it offered no official...