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MAS jet turns back due to 'pressure' woes

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KUALA LUMPUR - A Malaysia Airlines plane was forced to turn back due to pressure problems inside the aircraft after being in the air for almost an hour, a top aviation watchdog official said Sunday. 

Ground staff prepare Malaysia Airlines planes for departure at Kuala Lumpur International Airport in Sepang on July 30, 2014. (AFP photo)

Azharuddin Abdul Rahman, director-general of the Department of Civil Aviation, said the plane returned to Kuala Lumpur International Airport because it was unable to maintain the correct pressure inside the aircraft.

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