Pink roses, Paris.
Anxious friends and relatives are gathered at Charles de Gaulle, waiting for news of the Air France flight that disappeared en route from Rio de Janeiro to Paris. The flight was carrying 216 passengers and 12 crew members.
The Airbus 330-200 encountered turbulent weather and Air France authorities say they fear the plane's electrical system failed, causing the plane to crash. A search and rescue operation is underway in the Atlantic.
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