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VSP search for missing plane


A search is underway for a small airplane that did not land at a Hampton Roads airport Thursday afternoon, Virginia State Police said. 

The plane, known as a Cessna, was supposed to fly into Hampton Roads Executive Airport around 4:15 p.m. State police searched the Great Dismal Swamp to look for its wreckage Thursday night. However, they have not confirmed that the plane actually crashed. 

Due to weather, the eventually called off the search Thursday night. No word on exactly when they are expected to resume. 

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