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  4/4/2014, Nissan 4, 5774

Underwater Search for Malaysian Airliner Begins

Retired Australia Defence Force Chief Angus Houston, who is coordinating his country's search for the Malaysian airliner that disappeared almost a month ago, announced, Friday morning, that an underwater search for the airplane has started.

Houston told a news conference in Perth that the search will include the use of advanced equipment to detect signals emitted by the jet's black box.