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Plane search 'most difficult in aviation history'

The search for the missing Malaysia Airlines plane has been called off because of bad weather, but even when conditions are better it is hard going.

The BBC's Jonathan Head, reporting from Pearce Air Force Base in Perth, says aviation experts have referred to the task as "probably the most difficult search in modern aviation history".

  • 27 Mar 2014
  • From the section Asia
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