Debris of Coast Guard aircraft strewn across sea bed

Fragments of the Indian Coast Guard aircraft missing for over a month seem to strewn across the sea bed off the Tamil Nadu coast as per the search team, an official of the coastal security agency said on Saturday.

Germanwings A320 plane crash: Co-pilot Andreas Lubitz 'researched suicide and cockpit doors online'

Andreas Lubitz, the German co-pilot suspected of deliberately crashing a passenger plane into the French Alps, killing himself along with the other 149 people on board, researched methods of committing suicide on the internet the night before the tragic flight, the prosecutor's office of Dusseldorf city announced on Thursday.

Alps crash captain shouted 'open the damn door'

The captain of a passenger jet that investigators believe was deliberately crashed into the French Alps, killing all 150 aboard, shouted at the co-pilot to "open the damn door" as he made desperate attempts to return to the locked cockpit, according to a German newspaper said today.

Germanwings Airbus A320 crash: French investigators hunt for second black box

Dozens of specialised police and rescue workers kicked off a fourth day of recovery operations on Friday at the scene of the crashed Germanwings jet, hunting for its second black box.

Damaged black box, 2 minutes key clues in Alpine jet crash

A cockpit voice recorder badly damaged when a German jetliner slammed into an Alpine mountainside and a crucial two-minute span when the pilot lost contact offer vital clues into the crash's cause, officials said on Wednesday.

Germanwings black box `damaged` in crash: Source

 The cockpit voice recorder recovered from the wreckage of the Germanwings Airbus that crashed killing all 150 aboard has been found damaged and has being taken to Paris for analysis, a source close to the inquiry said Wednesday.

German Airbus A320 plane crashes in French Alps, 150 dead; black box found
German Airbus A320 plane crashes in French Alps, 150 dead; black box found

A plane operated by the budget carrier of Germany`s Lufthansa crashed in a remote area of the French Alps Tuesday, killing all 150 on board in France`s worst aviation disaster in decades.

Taiwan plane black boxes reveal both engines failed to provide thrust
Taiwan plane black boxes reveal both engines failed to provide thrust

Engines of a TransAsia plane that crashed into a river in Taipei killing 35 people failed to produce enough thrust to the propellers for two minutes after take-off, authorities said on Friday, revealing attempts to turn off and restart one engine.

AirAsia jet's 2nd black box retrieved, to be analysed for leads

Divers on Tuesday retrieved the cockpit voice recorder and may have located the fuselage of the crashed AirAsia jet in the Java Sea as experts will now use data from the two crucial black box devices to determine the sequence of events that brought the flight down.

Vital AirAsia clues to be revealed as both black boxes pulled out of Java Sea
Vital AirAsia clues to be revealed as both black boxes pulled out of Java Sea

In what could help the investigators with vital clues about what happened before the ill-fated AirAsia Flight QZ8501 went down in the Java Sea, Indonesian divers have managed to retrieve both the black boxes – the flight data recorder (FDR) and the cockpit voice recorder (CVR)–of the crashed jet.

'One AirAsia black box retrieved, jet exploded as it hit water'

Divers on Monday retrieved the crucial flight data recorder of the AirAsia plane from the Java Sea in a potential breakthrough to solve the mystery of the crash, as an Indonesian official said the jet "exploded" on impact with the water due to rapid change in pressure.

AirAsia jet's flight data recorder retrieved, second black box spotted
AirAsia jet's flight data recorder retrieved, second black box spotted

Sixteen days after AirAsia flight QZ8501 went down into Java Sea, Indonesian Navy divers have successfully retrieved one of the black boxes of the crashed plane, while efforts are on to extricate the other one still stuck in the plane debris.

Crashed AirAsia jet's black box found, to be retrieved Monday
Crashed AirAsia jet's black box found, to be retrieved Monday

The crucial black box of the crashed AirAsia jet was today found in the Java Sea stuck under debris from the plane's fuselage and will be retrieved Monday as the major breakthrough in the search raised hopes of unravelling the mystery of the crash soon.

AirAsia Flight 8501's tail found; airline to grant $100K compensation per passenger
AirAsia Flight 8501's tail found; airline to grant $100K compensation per passenger

Two days after an Indonesian Navy Captain said that he may have located AirAsia Flight QZ8501's tail, Indonesia's search and rescue chief has confirmed it saying they have found the crucial part of the crashed plane that contains black boxes – flight data recorder and cockpit voice recorder - the BBC said.

AirAsia crash: Two more bodies, objects spotted as divers join hunt
AirAsia crash: Two more bodies, objects spotted as divers join hunt

Rescuers on Tuesday retrieved two more bodies and spotted two new metal objects in their search for the AirAsia plane that crashed nine days ago as divers joined the hunt amid bad weather, but there was still no headway in locating the crucial black box in the Java Sea.

AirAsia search: Turbid water may be blocking black box signals, says official
AirAsia search: Turbid water may be blocking black box signals, says official

Fluctuating weather conditions and choppy seas continued to complicate the multinational search efforts to locate more bodies and black box of the ill-fated AirAsia Flight 8501 as divers struggled to scour the Java Sea for more remains from the crashed plane.

ISRO to study data in crew module's `black box'
ISRO to study data in crew module's `black box'

ISRO scientists will study the data recorded by around 200 sensors in the dummy crew module that reached the Kamarajar Port near here Sunday, said a senior official of the space agency.

No recording of crash that killed Brazil candidate

Brazil`s Air Force said the black box recovered from the wreckage of the plane crash that killed a presidential candidate does not contain a recording of the flight.

Black box of Brazilian candidate`s crashed plane to be inspected

The black box recovered from a plane crash that killed Brazilian presidential candidate Eduardo Campos arrived here Thursday for inspection.

HAL to analyse black box of crashed ALH Dhruv

The Hindustan Aeronautics Limited will analyse the black box of Air Force`s ALH Dhruv chopper that crashed on Friday, killing seven military personnel including two officers, to find out the exact reasons behind the mishap.