Coast Guard: Conditions were clear for duo’s flight

The search is ongoing for the father of a teen who died this week in a plane crash in the Pacific Ocean.

The father and son from Plainfield had left the Greenwood Municipal Airport in June to fly around the world together, with 17-year-old Haris Suleman as the pilot.

Their single-engine plane went down in the ocean after taking off Tuesday night from American Samoa, starting one of the last legs of their trip.

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