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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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Search mission will now focus on "underwater search using underwater technology," according to (http://www.news.com.au/travel/travel-updates/mh370-search-pm-tony-abbott-says-hunt-for-missing-malaysia-airlines-plane-is-entering-new-phase/story-fnizu68q-1226898361975) News.com.au .
The area where the alleged wreckage was reportedly seen is situated about 3,000 miles away from the area where the current search mission is being piloted.
The Royal New Zealand Air Force P-3K2 Orion was returning home from a search mission when it was asked to check the reported distress signal.
A statement by the Ministry of Defense said that the 10th Division forces carried out a search mission for the terrorist elements in the north of Al-Awasel area east of Al-Helfaya factory in Ramadi district, and found a den and weapons cache containing 13 explosive devices of different types, BKC equipment, RBG7 launcher, and 3 rocket launcher with 3 propellants and 8 kalashnikov rifles, a small box containing 5 kg of C4 paste and a bag containing 5 kg TNT, and 13 grenades./ End
In a bid to aid the search mission the National Police Air Service (NPAS) Helicopter was also sent up.
'The search mission is still continuing including using all branches of MAF service,' he told reporters after the MAF Sports Awards Dinner for 2018 at Wisma Pewira ATM here yesterday.
WASHINGTON -- The US Navy launches a search mission for a missing sailor after a reported "overboard incident" onboard USS Abraham Lincoln in the Arabian Sea.
During the search mission, nearby vacant land plots, parks, water bodies, sewage and canals were checked by the police investigation team.
Family members and eyewitnesses said eight hours later, when the other children returned home and they could not find the deceased, a search party went on a search mission and the body of the girl was retrieved from the stream.
The revival of Annual Sports Calendar and Punjab Games is also part of our talent search mission and we have found several talented players from the Annual Sports Calendar and Punjab Games," he added.