Named Beachyhead, this complex modern residence by SAOTA makes the most of its privileged location in Plettenberg Bay, South Africa. The site slopes down to the beach and has uninterrupted views over the Indian Ocean, Robberg to the South East and the Outeniqua Mountains in the distance towards the North. Show More Summary
MIAMI--A new study by an international team of scientists reveals the exact timing of the onset of the modern monsoon pattern in the Maldives 12.9 million years ago, and its connection to past climate changes and coral reefs in the region. Show More Summary
In contrast to the substantial numbers of reported incidents across Southeast Asia and the Indian Ocean in recent years, maritime crime now appears to have stabilised
Australia confirms that Zaharie Ahmad Shah's home simulator showed that "someone had plotted a course to the southern Indian Ocean"
Australian officials have confirmed that data recovered from a home flight simulator owned by the captain of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 showed that someone used the device to plot a course to the southern Indian Ocean, where the missing jet is believed to have crashed, the AP reports. There has...
SYDNEY (Reuters) - A home flight simulator owned by the pilot of missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 was used to plot a course to the southern Indian Ocean where the aircraft is believed to have gone missing, the Australian agency in charge of the search said on Thursday.
India has signed a billion-dollar deal with Boeing to buy four maritime surveillance planes, defence and aviation sources said on Wednesday, as it looks to counter China in the Indian Ocean. The deal for four P-8I aircraft follows India’s earlier purchase of eight of the planes from the American aerospace giant in 2009. “The deal
The Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 aircraft, which vanished from the skies almost 29 months ago, probably lies in the waters of the Indian Ocean, in an area hundreds of miles north of the search area where the official search team has been scouring the ocean floor with no results since September of 2014, according to... Show More Summary
New information suggests that the pilot of MH370 plotted a suicide course in Microsoft Flight Simulator X weeks before the plane vanished. It's information that's been kept away from the public for the past two years.
Madagascar, officially the Republic of Madagasca, and previously known as the Malagasy Republic, is an island country in the Indian Ocean, off the coast of Southeast Africa. It is the fourth largest island in the world with isolation development, and famed for its unique wildlife. Here below is a rare photo collection that shows everyday life of this country in 1900. See more »
The hunt for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 will be suspended once the current search area in the Indian Ocean has been completely scoured, the ministers of the three countries conducting the operation announced Friday, possibly ending all hopes of solving aviation's greatest mystery. In the absence of new evidence, Malaysia,...
Let Us Share Exclusive Travel Secrets of Beautiful Sri Lanka Sri Lanka is a gorgeous place that is rightfully recognized as the ‘pearl of the Indian Ocean’. Sri Lanka is attracting the interest of more and more travelers across the globe thanks to its scenic beauty and courteous culture. Show More Summary
Roughly 15 months ago, Malaysia, China, and Australia decided that if they couldn't find the wreckage of Flight MH370 in the designated search area—a portion of the southern Indian Ocean the size of Greece, reports Reuters —that that would basically be it: no expansion of the area unless concrete...
NASA satellite imagery shows that Tropical Cyclone Abela's center has become tightly wrapped. On July 16 the first Tropical Cyclone of the year formed in the Southern Indian Ocean. Tropical cyclone 01S, now known as Abela, developed about 320 nautical miles west-southwest of Diego Garcia. read more
The sea floor search for MH370 appears to be running out of places to look just as more fragments of the airliner are washed up on western and southern Indian Ocean shores The post Large ‘likely’ piece of MH370 wing lands in Canberra appeared first on Plane Talking.
Ylias Akbaraly, Madagascar's richest man, inherited a small family-owned business and transformed it into a $300 million (revenues) Indian Ocean empire
A Mauritian Court on Friday overturned an earlier ruling and convicted twelve men of piracy over a January 2013 attack on the containership MSC Jasmine in the Indian Ocean. The conviction was welcomed by the European Union’s ongoing counter-piracy operation EU Naval Force Samalia, which had assisted in capturing the pirates. Show More Summary
The Indian Navy's first all-women crew returned to Goa on Thursday after a successful ocean voyage on a sailboat to Mauritius, planned as a forerunner to their global circumnavigation attempt in 2017.
Covering a stunning 100-odd-mile stretch of Indian Ocean coastline just east of Cape Town and west of Port Elizabeth along the N2 motorway, South Africa’s Garden Route is probably the country’s most famous drive.