Sources: [1] Channel NewsAsia, LIVE BLOG: Missing AirAsia flight QZ8501, December 28-29, 2014, http://www.channelnewsasia.com/news/live-blog-missing-airasia/1553132.html. [2] malaymail online, Device onboard Airasia flight QZ8501 can locate missing plane, says expert, December 29, 2014, http://www.themalaymailonline.com/malaysia/article/locator-device-onboard-airasia-flight-qz8501-can-detect-missing-plane-says#sthash.8XT5Ice1.dpuf. [3] Yahoo! Singapore, First full day of search for AirAsia jet #QZ8501 yields little fruit, December 29, 2014, http://news.yahoo.com/contact-with-airasia-flight-qz8501-bound-for-singapore-from-surabaya-lost-033803688.html. […]

Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 crashed in eastern Ukraine yesterday, carrying 283 passengers and 15 crew members from the Netherlands to Malaysia. The infographic below from the UK website, The Conversation, shows confirmed information as of 8:24am BST today. Ukrainian authorities had closed airspace up to 32,000ft. Despite this, the aircraft’s flight route was declared safe […]

Search for the missing plane has been using the sophisticated Bluefin-21, a robotic underwater vehicle which could travel up to 5km deep in the ocean. Fact file on the Bluefin-21 undersea search vehicle. – AFP infographic, April 15, 2014.

Readers: Like many of you, I have been watch in utter fascination as various countries help in the efforts to find Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370. Yesterday, The Wall Street Journal posted this infographic I had to share with you. Not only does it give perspective of how deep the black boxes may be, it also provides historical […]

Readers: Like many other people around the World, I have been watching with curiosity and sadness the news about the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370. On March 8th, Flight MH370 vanished from radar with 239 people on board. Many media outlets have developed infographics to help us to try to understand what happened and what […]