Russian investigators believe they've discovered cause of tragic plane crash - NEWS.com.au

RUSSIAN investigators looking into the crash of a military plane — which killed all 92 on board — believe a fault with its wing flaps was the reason it plunged into the Black Sea, an investigative source said. The Tupolev-154 plane, which belonged to ...

Preliminary Findings Point to Flap Problem in Tu-154 Crash - Aviation International News

Investigators looking into the December 25 crash of the Tupolev Tu-154B-2 trijet in the Black Sea say data they have recovered from the flight recorders points to a major problem with the flaps. All 92 people on board the aircraft, including eight ...

Voice recorder from Russian plane crash reveals faulty wing flaps - UPI.com

A photo from the Russian Emergency Ministry on Wednesday shows a rescue diver preparing to dive underwater and retrieve a fragment of the crashed Tu-154 plane in the Black Sea near Sochi, Russia. Photo by Russian Emergency Ministry Press ...

Second black box from crashed Russian plane found in Black Sea - Hurriyet Daily News

Russian rescuers trawling the Black Sea on Dec. 28 found the second black box from a Syria-bound military plane that crashed at the weekend with 92 people on board, authorities said. “The second onboard recorder from the Tu-154 plane has been found ...

Russia plane crash: Flight recorder 'reveals faulty wing flaps to blame' - BBC News

A flight recorder from the Russian jet that crashed into the Black Sea on Sunday has revealed that faulty flaps were to blame, Russian media say. The flaps, panels on the wings that help lift an aircraft, were not moving together, a source close to the ...

Second black box from crashed Russian military plane found - CNN

(CNN) Both black boxes from a Russian military jet that crashed into the Black Sea with 92 people on board have been found, the country's Defense Ministry said Wednesday, according to state-run media. The first of the two flight data recorders is at ...

Cause of fatal Christmas Day Russian military plane crash still undetermined - World Socialist Web Site

Russian investigators have yet to determine what caused a passenger plane belonging to the Russian Defense Ministry to crash into the Black Sea only two minutes after it took off from the airport in the southwest resort town of Sochi on Sunday.

Investigators study flight recorder from Russian plane crash - Dallas News (blog)

SOCHI, Russia (AP) - Investigators recovered the flight-data recorder from a crashed Russian military plane Tuesday and began reviewing its contents to learn why the jet went down moments after takeoff, killing all 92 people aboard, including members ...

Russian Plane's 'Black Box' Found in Black Sea After Crash - New York Times

The flight data recorder of a Russian military passenger plane that crashed into the Black Sea on Sunday has been found. All 92 passengers and crew members on board the plane were killed when it went down near Sochi. By REUTERS. Photo by Vladimir ...

Flight recorders of crashed Russian plane examined - Radio New Zealand

The flight data recorder was found underwater about a mile from the shore, and the authorities say it is in "satisfactory condition". A woman lights a candle next to flowers and a portrait of one of the victims, famous Russian charity activist and ...

Russian plane crash: What we know - BBC News

More details are emerging about the air disaster in the Black Sea involving a famous Russian military choir. An ageing Tu-154 airliner came down off the Russian coast with the loss of all 92 passengers and crew. This was no ordinary flight. The plane ...

Russian plane crash: Experts begin examining flight recorder - BBC News

Russian air experts have begun examining one of the flight recorders from a plane that crashed into the Black Sea on Sunday, killing 92 people. The flight data recorder was found underwater about a mile from the shore, and the authorities say it is in ...

Terror fears over Russia's plane crash - Vatican Radio

(Vatican Radio) Russia's government has played down suggestions that a terror attack might have downed a Syria-bound Russian plane, killing all 92 people on board, amid concerns among experts that this possibility is being overlooked. The Kremlin made ...

Black box from crashed Russian military plane found - CNN

(CNN) One of the two black boxes on a Russian military jet that crashed into the Black Sea with 92 people on board has been found, the country's Defense Ministry said Tuesday, according to the state-run Sputnik news agency. The flight data recorder ...

Crews recover first 'black box' from Russian plane crash - Los Angeles Times

Rescue workers on Tuesday found a flight recorder from the Russian military plane that crashed into the Black Sea over the weekend, the Defense Ministry said. All 92 people aboard the Tu-154 plane are believed to have died Sunday morning when it ...

Data recorder found from Russian plane crash that killed 92 - UPI.com

A rescue team retrieves debris from the Russian airplane Tu-154 near the coast of Sochi, Russia, on Tuesday. The plane was carrying at least 92 people, including 65 members of a musical group, when it disappeared from radar and crashed into the Black ...

Air Travel Getting Safer, Cheaper - Reason

Despite airplane crashes like the one in the Black Sea that grab headlines, air travel is getting better. Marian Tupy | December 27, 2016. EMAIL · SHARE · Facebook · Twitter · Tumblr · StumbleUpon · Digg · Delicious · Reddit · Google · Linkedin · Kindle.

Pilots didn't report any problems before Russian plane crashed - UPI.com

Russian rescuers search the coastline of Sochi on December 26 for debris from the Tu-154 Russian military plane that crashed the previous day in the sea near Sochi, Russia. There were 92 persons on board, including 65 members of the Alexandrov Song ...

Russian plane crash: The victims - BBC News

When a military airliner crashed into the Black Sea on 25 December, with the loss of all 92 people aboard, the disaster sent a shock wave through Russian society. It touched the worlds of entertainment, media and charity work, as well as the military ...

Rescuers find flight recorder from Black Sea plane crash - The Hindu

Two submersibles stand ready to join the search for bodies and fragments of the crashed plane outside Sochi, Russia on Monday. Photo: AP. PTI. Sochi December 27, 2016 13:33 IST. Updated: December 27, 2016 19:19 IST. more-in ...