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  5/27/2013, Sivan 18, 5773

Remains of Missing Ultralight Found in Jordan

Remains of an ultralight aircraft, reported missing with its pilot on Sunday, was found on Monday by soldiers of the Jordanian army, not far from the Israeli border.

Earlier, it was reported that the body of the pilot was found near the Israeli community of Tzukim, just west of the border in the Arava region. He was the object of a massive search which started when a suicide note was discovered at his home after his takeoff from the 'Ein Vered airstrip in the Sharon area, northeast of Tel Aviv.