Air France flight 447 departed Rio de Janeiro en route for Paris and crashed into the Atlantic Ocean on June 1, 2009. Nearly two years later, there are still many questions about the crash. It was announced that the Airbus A330-203’s black box was recovered on May 2, 2011.
With a black box recovered the investigators will be able to dig deeper into the mystery surrounding the sudden disappearance of this flight. If you’re looking for more reading material about this flight check out:
- “Air France Flight 447” – Wikipedia Entry
- “What happened to Air France Flight 447?” – NY Times
- Air France 447 – Google News Search