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Divers Forced to Halt Search for AirAsia Jet

Seasonal tropical weather continued to hamper search and recovery efforts for AirAsia Flight 8501 Sunday, forcing divers to turn back after nearing the suspected wreckage site. Bambang Soelistyo, the head of Indonesia's National Search and Rescue Agency, said Sunday, "They made the dive, but in the sea-bed the visibility was zero, which means complete darkness, with muddy sea-bed. "Also the current wind is about three to five knots. With this kind of condition, the diving...

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