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Relatives on Monday prayed for the victims of the 1985 Japan Airlines jumbo jet crash, the 34th anniversary of the world’s deadliest single-aircraft accident.

A ceremony was held in the evening in the village of Ueno, at the foot of the Osutaka Ridge in Gunma Prefecture, where the plane went down. A total of 520 people out of the 524 aboard were killed.

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