Air Algerie jet plunged rapidly from altitude before crash - official

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Air Algerie jet plunged rapidly from altitude before crash - official

DAKAR - The Air Algerie flight that crashed in Mali last week appears to have plummeted to the ground from an altitude of 10,000 metres in just a few minutes after flying into a storm, a senior official involved in the investigation was quoted as saying.

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OP-ED: Proposed liquor curfew will only add to Vietnam's unenforceable laws

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OP-ED: Proposed liquor curfew will only add to Vietnam's unenforceable laws

The Ministry of Health's proposed 10 p.m. curfew on the sale of beer and alcohol has sparked weeks of heated debate and divided public opinion.

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Seminar highlights first victory of navy, air defence-air forces

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Seminar highlights first victory of navy, air defence-air forces

The first victory of the Navy and the Air Defence-Air Forces of the Vietnam People’s Army against US forces 50 years ago was the main focus of a scientific seminar held in the northern port city of Hai Phong on July 30.

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Ebola’s escape from Africa unlikely though not impossible

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Ebola’s escape from Africa unlikely though not impossible

Ebola, the killer of more than 670 people in four West African countries since February, has spread beyond Africa only once. That doesn’t mean it can’t happen now, infectious disease experts warn.

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Vietnamese air traffic controllers, passenger punished for blunders

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Vietnamese air traffic controllers, passenger punished for blunders

Vietnamese aviation authorities issued punishments against two air traffic controllers and a passenger as part of a strict zero-tolerance approach to procedural violations following a startling string of global aviation catastrophes.

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VietJet Air praised for assisting students in HCM City

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VietJet Air praised for assisting students in HCM City

VietNamNetBridge – The private air carrier VietJet has received a certificate of merit from the HCM City Youth Union for its active contribution for the union’s program to assist candidates of the 2014 university entrance exams in HCM City, which were held in early July.

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Ebola outbreak: Liberia shuts most border points

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Ebola outbreak: Liberia shuts most border points

Most border crossings in Liberia have been closed and communities hit by an Ebola outbreak face quarantine to try to halt the spread of the virus.

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New record set at national youth shooting tournament

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A new tournament record has been set at the National Youth Shooting Championships in Ha Noi.

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Air Algerie AH5017: Pilots 'asked to turn back'

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Air Algerie AH5017: Pilots 'asked to turn back'

The French Foreign Minister, Laurent Fabius, has revealed that the pilots of an airliner that crashed in Mali last Thursday had asked to turn back.

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Da Nang airport staff fined for near-collision

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Da Nang airport staff fined for near-collision

The Civil Aviation Authority of Vietnam (CAAV) has fined three officers at Da Nang International Airport for the near-collision of two airplanes on the airport's runway last month.

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Malaysian Air faces cancellations after twin disasters

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Malaysian Air faces cancellations after twin disasters

Malaysian Airline System Bhd. is facing an influx of passenger cancellations after the carrier’s second disaster this year, adding to the strains of a company that’s bracing for a fourth consecutive annual loss.

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France begins three days of mourning over Air Algerie crash

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Flags are flying at half-mast as France begins three days of mourning for the victims of the Air Algerie crash in Mali.

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Airlines to push for independent guidance on airspace safety after Ukraine crash

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Airlines to push for independent guidance on airspace safety after Ukraine crash

Global airlines will push to get "neutral information" on whether to use or avoid airspace over conflict zones at Tuesday's meeting of the U.N. aviation agency and other airline bodies, a European-based airline industry source said.

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Black boxes from Mali plane crash arrive in France

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Black boxes from Mali plane crash arrive in France

France came a step closer Monday to finding out why an Air Algerie plane smashed into the Mali desert last week as black boxes from the crash arrived in Paris.

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5 suspended for 4-min loss of contact with plane in central Vietnam

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5 suspended for 4-min loss of contact with plane in central Vietnam

The Northern Air Traffic Management Company has suspended two leaders and three employees of an air traffic control station in central Vietnam for causing a loss of contact of about four minutes with a Jetstar Pacific plane last week.

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