Air France

  • Pilot errors outlined in 2009 Air France crash 29-07-2011 04:00 PM

    Le Bourget, France: French investigators describe a string of unexplained pilot errors and unreliable equipment in a report on the 2009 crash of an Air France plane in the Atlantic. Based on its probe into the crash so far, the French air accident investigation agency is recommending mandatory training for...
  • Pilot role in focus in Air France crash 27-05-2011 10:37 PM

    Paris: Pilots wrestled with the controls of an Air France airliner for more than four minutes before it plunged into the Atlantic with its nose up, killing all 228 people on board, French investigators said on Friday. Aviation industry sources told Reuters pilots appeared to have acted contrary to normal...
  • Voice recorder for 2009 Air France crash found 03-05-2011 05:07 PM

    Paris: French investigators on Tuesday recovered the cockpit voice recorder from an Air France flight that plunged into the Atlantic Ocean almost two years ago, killing all 228 people on board. The machine that records cockpit conversations was located on Monday and raised from the ocean depths on Tuesday, according...
  • Air France wreckage found; no black boxes 05-04-2011 10:00 AM

    Paris: Specialists could start pulling up bodies and wreckage from an Air France plane found on the Atlantic Ocean floor within a month, after the stunning deep-water discovery raised new hope of determining the cause of the 2009 crash. Investigators said on Monday they still haven't found the plane's "black...
  • AF 447 crash: More bodies found 17-06-2009 08:44 AM

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  • Rain matches gloom at Paris Air Show 15-06-2009 01:59 PM

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  • AF CEO debunks crash theory 11-06-2009 11:40 PM

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  • Air France crash investigators begin analysis 10-06-2009 11:32 PM

    Experts look at recovered bodies and debris for clues about crash. ...
  • AF to replace sensors on A330s 09-06-2009 10:13 PM

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  • AF 447: Jet vertical stabiliser found 09-06-2009 12:26 PM

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