First results of probe into Air Algerie crash expected

French officials were Thursday expected to reveal the first results of their investigation into the crash of an Air Algerie flight in Mali that killed all 116 people on board.

Death toll in Mali plane crash revised to 116: Official

The death toll in the crash of an Air Algerie flight in Mali last week has been revised down to 116 after it was discovered that two people thought to be on the plane were not.

Identifying Mali air crash victims `could take years`

Identifying the victims from last week`s Air Algerie crash in Mali "could take weeks, months and maybe years", Algeria`s chief of police said on Thursday.

`No intact bodies` in grim Air Algerie crash probe

Dressed in protective white overalls, French experts sift through the debris of the Air Algerie plane that disintegrated over the northern Mali desert last week, killing all 118 on board.

Mali opens judicial inquiry into Air Algerie crash

Mali has opened a judicial probe into the Air Algerie plane disaster as part of international efforts to determine the cause of the crash, Mali`s Minister of Solidarity and Humanitarian Action said today.

Air Algerie jet`s black boxes to be sent to France

A French embassy spokesman says black boxes from the Air Algerie plane that crashed last week in northern Mali will be transferred to France for analysis.

Experts to begin probe into Air Algerie crash

The second black box from the Air Algerie plane disaster was recovered Saturday at the remote crash site in northern Mali as investigators headed to the scene to determine the cause of the tragedy.

Hollande declares 3 days of mourning over Air Algerie crash

French President Francois Hollande ordered that flags on government buildings across France fly at half-mast for three days from Monday after the death of 118 people including 54 French nationals in the crash of an Air Algerie flight in Mali.

UN finds second black box of Air Algerie jet

The UN peacekeeping mission in Mali said on Saturday that its experts found the second black box of the Air Algerie plane that fell from the sky and disintegrated in remote northern Mali, killing all 118 people onboard.

Experts to begin `difficult` probe into Air Algerie crash

Investigators were due on the site of the Air Algerie plane disaster in Mali Saturday to try and determine why the jetliner came down with such force that it completely disintegrated.

Air Algerie crash wipes out entire families

All passengers and crew on board an Air Algerie jetliner that crashed in Mali died in the tragedy, which completely wiped out several families, France announced.

Hopes shatter as no one survives Air Algerie plane crash

France announced on Friday there were no survivors among the 116 people on board the Air Algerie flight that crashed over Mali, saying bad weather was the likely cause of the disaster.

French town `devastated` as entire family in crashed jet

A small town in central France was "devastated" Friday on hearing news that an entire family that lived there was on board the Air Algerie plane that crashed in Mali.

France rules out Air Algerie jet shot down from ground: Minister

France has "from the start" ruled out that an Air Algerie plane that crashed in Mali was shot down from the ground, Transport Minister Frederic Cuvillier said Friday.

French President confirms no survivors in Air Algerie jet crash, black box found

A day after an Air Algerie plane crashed in Mali, French President Francois Hollande announced that no one survived the crash.

Four countries in search for missing Algeria plane: Official

Four countries are now taking part in the search for the Air Algerie plane which went missing over northern Mali, an air traffic control official in Dakar said on Thursday.

Air Algerie flight with 116 people onboard crashes, wreckage found in Mali

An Air Algerie flight that had taken off from Burkina Faso`s capital Ouagadougou went missing on Thursday.