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According to France’s Bureau of Investigation and Analysis, the memory unit that could provide answers to the cause of the Air France flight 447 crash has been found. A remote-controlled submarine was used to find and retrieve the memory unit in the debris.
Source: http://skylinenewsroom.com/2011/05/0...ry-unit-found/

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It would be interesting to know just what happened during the last few moments.
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It would be interesting to know just what happened during the last few moments.
I'm pretty sure that's why they recovered it
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Huh, I didn't even realize they were still looking for it. How long's it been? Still cool, maybe now some of the families can have some closure about just what happened.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by n1helix View Post
It would be interesting to know just what happened during the last few moments.
I agree. If only there was some kind of memory unit on the plane that recorded this kind of thing that could be recovered later on.



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Huh, I didn't even realize they were still looking for it. How long's it been? Still cool, maybe now some of the families can have some closure about just what happened.
They started looking again a few weeks ago. They had stopped for over a year I believe.
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Is this the one people thought was shot down by a rocket?
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Is this the one people thought was shot down by a rocket?
Nope that was TWA Flight 800
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I can pretty much guess how the last few moments went. Unofficial reenactment by maelthras. "OH GOD PLEASE, WERE GOING TO DIE. I WISH I ST...." The last part was cut off by the crash. At last that's how my last few moments would have gone.
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I can pretty much guess how the last few moments went. Unofficial reenactment by maelthras. "OH GOD PLEASE, WERE GOING TO DIE. I WISH I ST...." The last part was cut off by the crash. At last that's how my last few moments would have gone.
Ha, well wasn't that funny...
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Oh yeah I remember this crash on the news.
 
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