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Parts of FDR found in AF447 underwater search
28 April 2011

Parts of FDR found in AF447 underwater search

28 April 2011

During the underwater search for the wreckage of Air France Flight 447 which crashed in the Atlantic Ocean in June 2o09, an ROV found the chassis of the airplane’s Flight Data Recorder (FDR).   The chassis didn not contain the Crash Survivable Memory Unit (CSMU) that contains the data. It was surrounded by debris from other […]

France to resume search for AF447 wreckage in Atlantic Ocean

4 February 2011

The French government said that another attempt to find the wreckage of an Air France A330 (FLight AF447) that crashed in the mid-Atlantic in June 2009 would begin in March. The new campaign is based on the strategy of systematically searching all of the zones that have not yet been explored by means of sonar […]