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Better aircraft tracking method to be tested in wake of Malaysia plane's disappearance

...plane and a satellite later determined that the plane traveled for another seven hours before crashing somewhere in the Indian Ocean.Houston warned that new method being tested would not necessarily have allowed monitoring of Flight 370 ? whose...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-01/better-aircraft-tracking-m
Missing plane plunged into Indian Ocean, official says

...crashed into a remote corner of the Indian Ocean, the nation's prime minister...Flight MH370 ended in the southern Indian Ocean." In Beijing, relatives shrieked...position was "in the middle of the Indian Ocean, west of Perth." On Monday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-03-24/missing-plane-plunged-indian
Pentagon says American bomber down in Indian Ocean, all four in crew rescued

...Force B-1B bomber involved in the war in Afghanistan went down in the Indian Ocean Wednesday and all four crew members were rescued, Pentagon officials...Clarke said. "And we're grateful." Diego Garcia is in the central Indian Ocean.

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Solo Spirit faces risk of calm weather

...LOUIS -- Adventurer Steve Fossett sailed high over the Indian Ocean onWednesday, one-third of the way to his goal of...milessoutheast of Madagascar, flying east over the Indian Ocean at 74 mph, according to hiscontrol center at Washington...

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Solo Spirit faces risk of calm weather

...LOUIS -- Adventurer Steve Fossett sailed high over the Indian Ocean onWednesday, one-third of the way to his goal of...milessoutheast of Madagascar, flying east over the Indian Ocean at 74 mph, according to hiscontrol center at Washington...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/08/12/ent_235765.shtml
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Frenchman to spend 70 days adrift in solo submarine

...SINGAPORE -- A French mathematician is adrift in the Indian Ocean -- by choice, that is. Guy Delage is on a 70-day...Thursday, drifting about 22 feet below the surface of the Indian Ocean. He plans to study phytoplankton, the microscopic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/01/10/tec_220373.shtml
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Sailors rescued after abandoning grounded boat during Volvo Ocean Race

...Team Vestas Wind were rescued after abandoning their 65-foot sloop that ran aground on a reef off Mauritius in the Indian Ocean during the Volvo Ocean Race.The sailors will stay on the remote Ile du Sud, where there is a house and some facilities...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-11-30/sailors-rescued-afte
Madagascar hopes surfing will draw in waves of tourists

JOHANNESBURG - Itching to catch a wave? Try Madagascar.The island nation in the Indian Ocean has become the 86th member of the International Surfing Association, as part of a drive to promote the sport in Africa, the California-based...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-07-29/madagascar-hopes-sur
What every American youth should know

...partying was in high spirits on the Titanic before the iceberg. The beaches were calm and inviting before the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami. Lightning always strikes happy picnickers and campers mercilessly without warning.Throughout most of history...

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Health officials caution to prevent mosquito breeding and bites

...with the disease was infected during a recent trip to the Caribbean. Travelers to Africa, Asia and islands in the Indian Ocean and Western Pacific are also at risk.Infected patients must take extra safeguards against additional mosquito bites...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-23/health-officials-caution-pre