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#Black Box

# black-box - Sunday 20 May, 2018

Cuba plane crash black box found 'in good condition'

An audit is to be carried out on the Mexican company that leased the aircraft involved in the crash.

# black-box - Tuesday 21 March, 2017

Investigators have found additional wreckage of Rescue 116 in an area of interest

It’s now believed that the helicopter had no contact with any of the lighthouse or the building itself.

# black-box - Wednesday 28 December, 2016

'Commander, we're falling': Pilots' final words on doomed Russian plane reported as second black box found

Early indications suggest the plane’s wingflaps may have been faulty.

# black-box - Tuesday 27 December, 2016

Russia finds black box from Christmas Day plane crash

Local media reports say that a minister confirmed the discovery this morning.

# black-box - Friday 3 April, 2015

Second black box from Alps crash confirms 'co-pilot acted deliberately'

Autopilot was used to descend to an altitude of 30 metres.

# black-box - Sunday 29 March, 2015

Captain shouted 'open the damn door' as jet plunged into Alps

It also emerged today that co-pilot Andreas Lubitz, believed to have crashed the plane, sought treatment for problems with his sight.

# black-box - Wednesday 18 March, 2015

Search for AirAsia crash victims is called off

106 have been found so far.

# black-box - Wednesday 21 January, 2015

AirAsia black box records warning alarms “screaming” before crash

In the final minutes, the plane climbed at a speed which was beyond normal.

# black-box - Monday 12 January, 2015

AirAsia plane 'exploded' as it hit the sea

Cabin pressure caused flight QZ8501 to explode as it hit the waters of the Java Sea.

# black-box - Friday 9 January, 2015

Divers are honing in on crashed AirAsia plane's black box after pings heard

It was offer investigations a wealth of information on what happened to the flight.

# black-box - Tuesday 6 January, 2015

Search area expanded as divers continue recovery of AirAsia victims

They will also be searching for the plane’s black box.

# black-box - Tuesday 7 October, 2014

More women than men take on feedback to become better drivers

Black box technology gave feedback back to drivers on their driving habits.

# black-box - Wednesday 23 July, 2014

Valid data downloaded from flight MH17 black box

The cockpit voice recorder was damaged but the memory module was intact.

# black-box - Tuesday 17 June, 2014

Will a ‘black box’ fitted into cars help improve road safety?

A new study, which is being run by Trinity College Dublin and CRASH Services, will fit a ‘black box’ into cars to see if such technology can help improve driver behaviour.

# black-box - Friday 30 May, 2014

No MH370 debris found where underwater pings were detected

A US Navy official queried whether the missing plane ever went there.

# black-box - Friday 11 April, 2014

Australia "very confident" they have found MH370 black box signals

The Malaysia Airlines flight has been missing for over a month.

# black-box - Thursday 10 April, 2014

Hunt for missing Malaysia plane closes in on "final resting place"

The search for ‘pings’ from the MH370′s black box continues.

# black-box - Sunday 6 April, 2014

'Important and encouraging lead' in search for missing Malaysia jet

The Australian head of the mission urged caution about the signals similar to that of a black box which were detected yesterday saying: “We are working in a very big ocean and within a very large search area”.

# black-box - Thursday 5 July, 2012

Final report into doomed Air France flight expected today

The plane crashed into the sea while travelling from Rio to Paris in 2009. Three young Irish doctors were killed, along with 225 other passengers and crew.

# black-box - Friday 27 May, 2011

Data shows Air France flight 447 fell 38,000 feet before crashing

Plane fell faster than 11,000 feet a minute as it plunged towards the water in crash which killed all 228 people on board, including three young Irish women.

# black-box - Monday 23 May, 2011

Air France pilot 'wasn't in cockpit' when disaster struck

A report says pilot Marc Dubois was not in the cockpit when the accident on the Airbus A330 when a ‘deep stall’ kicked in.

# black-box - Thursday 28 April, 2011

Air France crash investigators uncover part of flight recorder but crucial data missing

Investigators fear that without recovering the “black box” flight recorder the mystery of the plane’s last moments will never be solved. The crash over the Atlantic two years ago killed all 228 people on board.

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Nine things you need to know by 9am: The HSE offers its sympathy to the family of a woman who died shortly after giving birth to a healthy daughter; tornadoes and storms ravage the US; the super-injunction celebrities named.

# black-box - Monday 4 April, 2011

Investigators find bodies in wreckage of Air France jet but no black box recovered

Investigators say they have found bodies in the wreckage of the the Air France flight that went down in June 2009, killing all 228 people on board.