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    Debris May Be From Malaysian Flight

    It could be the real thing. A piece “almost certainly” from a Boeing 777 may be the first physical evidence from Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, which disappeared March 8, 2014, with 239 people on board while en route from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing. The nine-foot-long wing component called a flaperon was found washed ashore yesterday on Réunion, a French island in the Indian Ocean. Reportedly bearing the mysterious number BB670, it’s to be taken to a French lab for what’s expected to be quick identification.

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