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2008-10-08 09:00:31

40 injured in mid-air incident in West Australia CANBERRA, Oct. 7 (Xinhua) -- Up to 40 people were injured when a passenger jet carrying more than 300 people made an emergency landing near Exmouth in West Australia following a mid-air incident Tuesday afternoon.

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2008-10-07 12:25:00

Qantas Airlines sent two planes to Exmouth, Australia, to ferry passengers to Perth after another Qantas plane made an emergency landing, officials said.

2008-01-03 09:21:53

Whale sharks, which grow to weigh as much as t


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