the the as onlv of weigha CHILE HUNTS FOR MISSING AVIATOR Military and Naval Forces Join in Search for i Benitez. SANTIAGO, Chile, Feb. 3. (Â£-- Chilean military and naval forces joined with the air corps today a systematic search of the southern part of the country for Col. Merino Benitez, commandant of national air corps, and four companions, companions, who have been missing since Sunday morning. Colonel Merino had general supervision supervision of all Chilean aviation. One of his companions in the present flight'is an American mechanic, Jerry Van Wagner.