The voice recorder from the cockpit for EgyptAir Flight 804 was found but damaged, said the Egyptian Investigative Committee on Thursday, the day after the government stated that it found the wreckage of the ill-fated plane.
The Airbus A320, which was carrying 66 people crashed on 19 may in the Mediterranean sea. The plane was flying from Paris to Cairo. Authorities searched for the wreckage and the black boxes to understand what happened.
Search engines very long time looking for the black box from the cockpit. It can be important information. He records the sounds on the flight deck may include even conversations between the pilots, warning signals from the aircraft and background noise. The unit will be handed over to the Egyptian investigators for the study. The wreckage was scattered in several places. Officials did not specify the size or location of the parts.
Searchers have not found the other black box, which recorded flight data, which gathers 25 hours of technical data from airplane sensors, recording several thousand different pieces of information. Among the items the researchers could reveal information about the provisions of air speed, height above sea level operating characteristics of the engine and the wing of the aircraft.
Two weeks ago, French Navy ship has detected underwater signal from one of the black boxes of Flight 804, told the investigators.
Specialized equipment locator on Board a French ship La Place picked up a signal from the seabed in the Mediterranean sea, is spoken in the message of Investigatory Committee.
The Director of the BEA air accident investigation Agency of France, later confirmed that the signals were from one of the recorders of the plane.
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