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Wing flap fault main theory behind Black Sea Russian jet crash

Russian investigators looking into the crash of a military plane that crashed, killing all 92 on board, believe a fault with its wing flaps was the reason it plunged into the Black Sea, an investigative source told the Interfax news agency on Tuesday.

Main black box of crashed Russian plane found

The main black box from a Russian military plane that crashed Sunday in the Black Sea with 92 people onboard has been found, Russia`s defence ministry told local news agencies Tuesday. 

EgyptAir black box confirms smoke on board: Probe

Data from one of the black boxes of a crashed EgyptAir plane showed smoke alarms had sounded on board, while soot was found on the wreckage, an Egyptian-led investigative committee said Wednesday.

Investigators successfully download EgyptAir flight data

Investigators have successfully downloaded data from crashed EgyptAir flight MS804`s Flight Data Recorder and are validating over 1,200 parameters before the analysis process, Egypt`s investigation committee said on Wednesday.

Crashed EgyptAir plane's data recorder repaired

Crashed EgyptAir plane's data recorder repaired

The ill-fated plane, from Paris to Cairo plunged into the Mediterranean Sea on May 19, killing all 66 people on board.

Russia says black box from jet Turkey shot down is damaged

Russia`s Defence Ministry on Friday publicly opened the black box of a warplane shot down by Turkey last month, a step it hopes will help confirm its assertions that the jet did not stray into Turkish air space and was maliciously downed.

Russian experts examine black box of jet downed by Turkey

Russian experts examine black box of jet downed by Turkey

Russia on Friday began examining the black box of its warplane that was shot down over Turkey`s border with Syria.

Russia has black box of downed jet, will analyse with foreign experts: Putin

Russia has black box of downed jet, will analyse with foreign experts: Putin

Moscow and Ankara are locked in their worst crisis since the Cold War over the November 24 downing of a Russian jet on Turkey`s border with Syria,

Indonesia says faulty part, crew action factors in AirAsia crash

Problems with a glitch-prone rudder component and the way pilots tried to respond were major factors in the crash of an Indonesian AirAsia jet last year that killed all 162 on board, investigators said on Tuesday.

Russian plane black boxes point to bomb attack, Vladimir Putin halts flights

Russian plane black boxes point to bomb attack, Vladimir Putin halts flights

An analysis of black boxes from the Russian plane that crashed in Egypt point to a bomb attack, sources close to the probe said today, as Moscow halted flights to the country.

Black box of crashed Russian plane found

The black box of the Russian plane that crashed in Egypt's Sinai earlier on Saturday has been found and 129 bodies have been recovered, Egyptian Prime Minister Sherif Ismail said at a press conference.

German carmakers consider black box recorders for self-drive cars

The issue is being debated by Germany`s roundtable on autonomous driving.

Black box inventor David Warren dead

David Warren, a pioneering
Australian scientist who invented the `black box` after
investigating the world`s first jet airliner crash in 1953,
has died.