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Strong Current Hinders Search for AirAsia Jet

Search and recovery teams took advantage of calmer seas Monday to expand the hunt for wreckage and victims of a passenger jet that crashed into the Java Sea on December 28. However, officials said the underwater current at the site of what is believed to be the main wreckage is still too strong for divers there. The current is also the reason the search has widened, as debris might have spread over some distance. Bambang Soelistyo, head of the National Search and Rescue Agency, said,...

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