Japan ends search for five US marines missing after mid-air crash

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Men declared dead almost a week after fighter jet and tanker plane collided over Pacific

Japan has ended its search for five US marines who went missing after a suspected mid-air collision involving a fighter jet and a refuelling aircraft.

The US marines declared the missing men dead, almost a week after an FA-18 Hornet fighter jet and KC-130 Hercules tanker plane collided before crashing into the Pacific about 200 miles off Koichi prefecture in western Japan.

Related: Five missing after two US military aircraft crash off Japan coast

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