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Venezuela searches for fashion boss Missoni's plane

The Britten-Norman BN-2 Islander aircraft YV-2615, which was reported missing on January 4, 2013, is pictured in this undated handout photo. Venezuelan air and sea rescue services were searching on Saturday for the plane, which was carrying fashion executive Vittorio Missoni, his wife and four others, after it went missing off the coast of Venezuela. The plane disappeared after taking off from the resort of Los Roques, an archipelago off the coast, the company said in a statement. REUTERS/Nacional Institute of Civil Aviation/Handout

The Britten-Norman BN-2 Islander aircraft YV-2615, which was reported missing on January 4, 2013, is pictured in this undated handout photo. Venezuelan air and sea rescue services were searching on Saturday for the plane, which was carrying fashion...more

The Britten-Norman BN-2 Islander aircraft YV-2615, which was reported missing on January 4, 2013, is pictured in this undated handout photo. Venezuelan air and sea rescue services were searching on Saturday for the plane, which was carrying fashion executive Vittorio Missoni, his wife and four others, after it went missing off the coast of Venezuela. The plane disappeared after taking off from the resort of Los Roques, an archipelago off the coast, the company said in a statement. REUTERS/Nacional Institute of Civil Aviation/Handout
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Vittorio Missoni, marketing director of Italian couturier Missoni, speaks during an interview with Reuters in Lima, December 15, 2004. REUTERS/Mariana Bazo

Vittorio Missoni, marketing director of Italian couturier Missoni, speaks during an interview with Reuters in Lima, December 15, 2004. REUTERS/Mariana Bazo

Vittorio Missoni, marketing director of Italian couturier Missoni, speaks during an interview with Reuters in Lima, December 15, 2004. REUTERS/Mariana Bazo
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