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search mission

In air operations, an air reconnaissance by one or more aircraft dispatched to locate an object or objects known or suspected to be in a specific area.
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Noun1.search mission - a mission to discover something
military mission, mission - an operation that is assigned by a higher headquarters; "the planes were on a bombing mission"
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They have cordoned off the area with an aim of fulfilling their search mission," said Mr Omino.
Lake Naivasha Boat Owners Association chairman David Kilo said the search mission has been left to local divers and the Kenya Wildlife Service in Nakuru.
When the Templars notice Landry's disappearance, Gawain (PAaAaAeA draic Delane quickly launches a search mission.
A SEARCH mission was last night continuing after reports a microlight had crashed in woods.
one of Erwin Star's owners, alerted the Philippine Coast Guard that the cargo vessel could not account for their five crewmen, prompting the Coast Guard to launch a search mission, said Seaman Second Class (SN2) Mark Kenneth Abas.
During the ongoing search and rescue operation, a Coast Guard Dornier aircraft on the search mission sighted a cluster of fishing boats in sea area of the Lakshadweep Islands.
The rescue operation to find a missing Argentine submarine has now changed to a search mission, navy spokesman Enrique Balbi told reporters Thursday, CNN reports.
Authorities in Argentina are now working on tracing the calls, while an international search mission is underway.
Hopes that 44 crew members of a missing Argentine navy submarine may be found alive rose after the defense ministry said the vessel likely tried to communicate via satellite on Saturday as an international search mission was underway in the stormy South Atlantic.
The police air wing also joined the search mission as relatives of the lost teen gathered on the shore and prayed for him to be found.
Retired Senior Chief Petty Officer James Hatch is expected to testify about a leg wound on a search mission that ended his career as a Navy SEAL.
What he found was to set him off on a search mission when he returned to his home in Bellingham in Northumberland.