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Search for MH370 could take years: US naval officer

Lack of information about where it went down hampers the ability to find it

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Blue Fin 21: The autonomous sonar mapping device will be towed behind Australian Defence Vessel 'Ocean Shield' during search operations. - PHOTO: AFP

[PERTH] The search for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 could take years, a US naval officer suggested yesterday, as search and rescue officials raced to locate the plane's black box recorder days before its batteries are set to die. Ten ships and as many aircraft are searching a massive