Southwest plane with hole in roof
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Freak hole appears in passenger plane at 36,000ft

An airline in the United States has grounded 80 of its planes for checks after a hole appeared in the fuselage of a Boeing 737 during a domestic flight.

The pilot of the Southwest Airlines jet made a controlled dive and no-one was seriously hurt.

Rajesh Mirchandani reports from Los Angeles.

  • 03 Apr 2011
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