Nautile & Victor deployed


Dec 2, 2000
58,631
445
453
Easley South Carolina
>>Many of the families expressed that they did not want their loved ones remains recovered,<<

I've heard that.

>>However, we need to know the cause of the crash, and perhaps human remains may hold clues.<<

You may be right. The black boxes are the Holy Grail in this instance but if they cannot be found or if the data in not recoverable for whatever reason, investigators will have to look for the important clues elsewhere.
 
Dec 2, 2000
58,631
445
453
Easley South Carolina
From AFP (Google Hosted News):

Air France jet black box recovered: investigators
quote:

PARIS – Search teams have retrieved one of two black box flight recorders of an Air France plane which crashed into the Atlantic in 2009 while flying from Rio to Paris, killing 228 people, French investigators said.
More at http://www.google.com/hostednews/afp/article/ALeqM5jjkPCLD2hnwwy2eF5QMZcGik4Plw?docId=CNG.f04ed1ec5a85175e5126806058c3d8c1.241

Comment: Michael Cundiff, I knew you would be interested in this.​
 
Dec 2, 2000
58,631
445
453
Easley South Carolina
From Bloomberg:

Air France 2009 Crash Investigators Retrieve Second Black Box From Ocean
quote:

Air crash investigators retrieved the second of two black boxes from the Air France jet that plunged into the Atlantic in 2009, which may help them unlock the mysteries of the crash after two years.
More at http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2011-05-03/air-france-crash-investigators-pull-second-black-box-from-sea.html

Comment: Paydirt...I hope. Two years underwater isa long time. I hope the data can be recovered.​
 

Similar threads