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Memorial for the MH370 victims.

MH370 search could be back on

The disappearance of the aircraft ranks among the world's greatest aviation mysteries.

A message left on a board of remembrance by Kelly (last name not given), 29, the wife of a passenger aboard missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370, at a vigil ahead of the one-year anniversary of its disappearance in Kuala Lumpur, March 6, 2015. Malaysia Airlines has begun tracking long-haul flights every 15-minutes, instead of 30 minutes, a year ahead of a proposal to make this the international standard, Malaysia's transport minister told Reuters. REUTERS/Olivia Harris (MALAYSIA - Tags: TRANSPORT DISASTER) - RTR4SCCX

Three companies offer to resume MH370 search

The plane vanished three years ago.

Police said they attended the incident (Getty, file)

Plane lands in Te Horo paddock

A small plane has landed in a paddock at Te Horo, north of Wellington.

Passengers queued for hours at Auckland Airport.

Crashed metal detector causes airport chaos

Hundred were left stranded at Auckland Airport due to a metal detector error on Wednesday night.

Air New Zealand, Travel

Air NZ unveils super cheap international fares

The airline has dropped 600 international return flights for just $600.

Auckland Airport.

Fuel crisis: Flights back to normal

Fuel rationing has been partially eased, and flight cancellations are coming to an end.


Electric planes under development at Victoria Uni

The first hybrid-electric passenger plane could be made in New Zealand.

Customs dogs will also be involved in the competition.

Police, detector dogs competition begins

Twenty three teams from across the country will take part.

The plane crash was the worst New Zealand aviation disaster to date.

Erebus families' plea for memorial

It's nearing the 40th anniversary of the aviation disaster which killed 257 people.

Family members and friends were left worried as they waited for the plane to land.

10 injured as plane goes into 'freefall'

"They'd *just* handed out drinks… They'll be hosing this out for hours," one passenger said.

The canton of Grisons, Switzerland.

Teens killed in mountain plane crash

Two 14-year-old boys and a pilot have died in Switzerland when their plane crashed into a mountain.

Memorial for MH370.

Hunt for MH370 could be back on

A US seabed exploration firm has offered to take on the search for Malaysia Airlines flight 370.

Inside an airplane

People getting bigger, but airline seats getting smaller

A judge has called it "the case of the incredible shrinking airline seat".

Planes fly over Maho Beach at a very low altitude.

Disgust at video of Kiwi woman dying on beach

She died after being knocked over by a jet engine blast in the Caribbean.

Wreckage of the ill-fated MH17 flight.

Charges over MH17 attack expected soon

Malaysia hopes suspects in the downing of flight MH17 will face charges by the end of the year.

Thermal image of airplane

Rising temps could ground airline industry

Airlines may be forced to cut passengers, cargo or fuel with rising temps and heatwaves.

American Airlines, France

Woman says she was forced to sit next to masturbating man

She was sleeping while the man allegedly touched himself.

Not Amelia Earhart

Amelia Earhart photo proved false

A photo allegedly showing the famed aviator in Japanese custody was published years before she went missing.

Scoot, Airlines, Wheelchair

Airline rejects wheelchair passengers

Scoot was meant to be a cheap option for travellers but it seems it's not for all.

Virgin Atlantic romp

Passengers caught after suspected mile-high romp

The couple was videoed exiting a plane bathroom mid-flight.