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US Navy Plane with 11 Aboard Crashes into Pacific; 8 Found

A plane carrying 11 crew and passengers crashed into the Pacific Ocean on Wednesday while on the way to the USS Ronald Reagan aircraft carrier, the Navy said. Eight of the people on board have been found, Japan’s defense minister told reporters, but it was unclear whether they were alive. The Defense Ministry said it had no information on their condition. The Navy’s Japan-based 7th Fleet said in a statement that a search and rescue operation was launched from the carrier. “Personnel recovery is underway and their condition will be…

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