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Deadliest plane crashes in history

Published On: Jul 08 2013 10:35:27 AM CDT   Updated On: Mar 10 2014 07:02:27 AM CDT

Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 went missing Saturday with 239 people on board. It is not yet known what happened to the plane, but the passengers' and crews' families were expecting the worst. Take a look at the deadliest plane crashes in history.

Plane Crashes - Air France
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June 1, 2009 -- Air France Flight 447 from Rio de Janeiro to Paris carrying 228 passengers and crew is lost over the Atlantic. The first bodies aren't recovered until five days later, approximately 600 miles off the northern coast of Brazil. 

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