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Black box memory chips from crashed EgyptAir jet flown to France for repair

CAIRO Damaged memory chips from the black boxes of crashed EgyptAir Flight MS804 were flown to France on Monday for repairs, a source on the investigation committee said on Monday.

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Investigators examine damaged EgyptAir black boxes 19 Jun 2016

CAIRO Investigators have begun analysing the two severely damaged black boxes from EgyptAir flight MS804 as they seek to explain why the plane plunged into the sea, killing all 66 people on board.

Egyptian investigators analysing EgyptAir flight recorders - statement 19 Jun 2016

CAIRO Egypt's Aircraft Accident Investigation Committee started analysing the parts of the black box flight recorders from the crashed EgyptAir plane on Saturday with representatives from France and the United States in attendance, it said on Sunday.


Egyptian court hands ex-president Mursi another life sentence 18 Jun 2016

CAIRO Egypt's former president Mohamed Mursi was handed another life sentence on Saturday, after a court found him guilty of espionage and leaking state secrets.


Second flight recorder retrieved from crashed EgyptAir flight 17 Jun 2016

CAIRO A second flight recorder has been retrieved from the crashed EgyptAir flight MS804, containing data from aircraft systems which could shed light on what brought the plane down last month, Egyptian investigators said on Friday.


Black box from crashed EgyptAir plane retrieved 17 Jun 2016

CAIRO Search teams retrieved the cockpit voice recorder from EgyptAir flight MS804 on Thursday in a breakthrough for investigators seeking to explain what caused the plane to plunge into the sea, killing all 66 people on board. | Video