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Australian ship seeks signals from missing jet

A fast response craft from Australian Defence Vessel Ocean Shield tows Able Seaman Clearance Diver Michael Arnold as he searches the ocean for debris in the search zone in the southern Indian Ocean for the missing Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 in this picture released by the Australian Defence Force April 8, 2014. REUTERS/Australian Defence Force/Handout

A fast response craft from Australian Defence Vessel Ocean Shield tows Able Seaman Clearance Diver Michael Arnold as he searches the ocean for debris in the search zone in the southern Indian Ocean for the missing Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 in...more

A fast response craft from Australian Defence Vessel Ocean Shield tows Able Seaman Clearance Diver Michael Arnold as he searches the ocean for debris in the search zone in the southern Indian Ocean for the missing Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 in this picture released by the Australian Defence Force April 8, 2014. REUTERS/Australian Defence Force/Handout
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The Australian Navy ship HMAS Success (front) performs a Replenishment at Sea evolution with the Royal Malaysian Navy ship KD Lekiu, providing it with more fuel during the continuing search for the missing Malaysian Airlines flight MH370, in the southern Indian Ocean in this picture released by the Australian Defence Force on April 8, 2014. REUTERS/Australian Defence Force/Handout

The Australian Navy ship HMAS Success (front) performs a Replenishment at Sea evolution with the Royal Malaysian Navy ship KD Lekiu, providing it with more fuel during the continuing search for the missing Malaysian Airlines flight MH370, in the...more

The Australian Navy ship HMAS Success (front) performs a Replenishment at Sea evolution with the Royal Malaysian Navy ship KD Lekiu, providing it with more fuel during the continuing search for the missing Malaysian Airlines flight MH370, in the southern Indian Ocean in this picture released by the Australian Defence Force on April 8, 2014. REUTERS/Australian Defence Force/Handout
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Leading Seaman Boatswain's Mate Graham Pereira looks through the telescopic binoculars on the starboard bridge wing aboard the Australian Navy ship HMAS Perth in the southern Indian Ocean, during the search for the missing Malaysian Airlines flight MH370, in this picture released by the Australian Defence Force April 8, 2014. REUTERS/Australian Defence Force/Handout via Reuters

Leading Seaman Boatswain's Mate Graham Pereira looks through the telescopic binoculars on the starboard bridge wing aboard the Australian Navy ship HMAS Perth in the southern Indian Ocean, during the search for the missing Malaysian Airlines flight...more

Leading Seaman Boatswain's Mate Graham Pereira looks through the telescopic binoculars on the starboard bridge wing aboard the Australian Navy ship HMAS Perth in the southern Indian Ocean, during the search for the missing Malaysian Airlines flight MH370, in this picture released by the Australian Defence Force April 8, 2014. REUTERS/Australian Defence Force/Handout via Reuters
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Maritime Warfare Officer, Sub Lieutenant Scott Gidley plots a course aboard the Australian Navy ship HMAS Perth for the distance to run with fuel to reach the search zone for the missing Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 in the southern Indian Ocean in this picture released by the Australian Defence Force April 8, 2014. REUTERS/Australian Defence Force/Handout

Maritime Warfare Officer, Sub Lieutenant Scott Gidley plots a course aboard the Australian Navy ship HMAS Perth for the distance to run with fuel to reach the search zone for the missing Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 in the southern Indian Ocean in...more

Maritime Warfare Officer, Sub Lieutenant Scott Gidley plots a course aboard the Australian Navy ship HMAS Perth for the distance to run with fuel to reach the search zone for the missing Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 in the southern Indian Ocean in this picture released by the Australian Defence Force April 8, 2014. REUTERS/Australian Defence Force/Handout
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Maritime Warfare Officer, Sub Lieutenant Officer Samuel Archibald, looks through binoculars on the bridge of the Australian Navy ship HMAS Perth in the southern Indian Ocean, during the search for the missing Malaysian Airlines flight MH370, in this picture released by the Australian Defence Force on April 8, 2014. REUTERS/Australian Defence Force/Handout

Maritime Warfare Officer, Sub Lieutenant Officer Samuel Archibald, looks through binoculars on the bridge of the Australian Navy ship HMAS Perth in the southern Indian Ocean, during the search for the missing Malaysian Airlines flight MH370, in this...more

Maritime Warfare Officer, Sub Lieutenant Officer Samuel Archibald, looks through binoculars on the bridge of the Australian Navy ship HMAS Perth in the southern Indian Ocean, during the search for the missing Malaysian Airlines flight MH370, in this picture released by the Australian Defence Force on April 8, 2014. REUTERS/Australian Defence Force/Handout
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Family members pray during a candlelight vigil for passengers onboard the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 in the early morning, at Lido Hotel, in Beijing April 8, 2014, after a month of searching for the missing aircraft. REUTERS/Jason Lee

Family members pray during a candlelight vigil for passengers onboard the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 in the early morning, at Lido Hotel, in Beijing April 8, 2014, after a month of searching for the missing aircraft. REUTERS/Jason Lee

Family members pray during a candlelight vigil for passengers onboard the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 in the early morning, at Lido Hotel, in Beijing April 8, 2014, after a month of searching for the missing aircraft. REUTERS/Jason Lee
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Family member holding lit candles pray during a candlelight vigil for passengers onboard the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 in the early morning, at Lido Hotel, in Beijing April 8, 2014, after a month of searching for the missing aircraft. REUTERS/Jason Lee

Family member holding lit candles pray during a candlelight vigil for passengers onboard the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 in the early morning, at Lido Hotel, in Beijing April 8, 2014, after a month of searching for the missing aircraft....more

Family member holding lit candles pray during a candlelight vigil for passengers onboard the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 in the early morning, at Lido Hotel, in Beijing April 8, 2014, after a month of searching for the missing aircraft. REUTERS/Jason Lee
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