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Analysis finds oil spot not from jet

Robot submarine still searching site of acoustic signals

Posted: April 18, 2014 at 2:48 a.m.

SYDNEY — Australian authorities looking for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 said Thursday that an oil slick detected in the search zone and collected by the Australian vessel Ocean Shield was not engine oil or hydraulic fluid from an aircraft.

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