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MH370: Search for missing plane to begin in September

Australia's Deputy Prime Minister, Warren Truss, says a deep-sea search for the Malaysian airliner that disappeared in March will begin in September.

It is expected to take about 12 months to complete.

Australia and Malaysia have said they will cooperate further in the international search for the plane which has been missing since March.

Phil Mercer reports from Sydney.

  • 28 Aug 2014
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