The disappearance four days ago of a Malaysian Airline Systems Bhd. aircraft with 239 people on board is confounding search teams and a global audience used to around-the-clock connectivity and real-time updates.
Airbus Group NV let its new A350 play hooky for a few days from rigorous flight testing to show off the plane at an international air show, as it seeks to build on Asian orders for a model that takes on Boeing Co.’s Dreamliner and 777 models.
The interception in Colombia of a plane carrying almost half a metric ton of coca paste bound for Mexico is a sign Mexican drug cartels are switching from importers to manufacturers, according to Colombian police.
Total SA began life as Cie Francaise des Petroles, or CFP, almost a century ago. Thirty years since changing its name, the French oil giant is fighting to prevent its “Can’t Find Petroleum” moniker from coming back.