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Indonesia finds crashed Lion Air jet's cockpit voice recorder

Indonesia finds crashed Lion Air jet's cockpit voice recorder

Indonesian authorities will download on Monday the contents of a cockpit voice recorder (CVR) from a Lion Air jet that crashed more than two months ago, killing all 189 people on board, after it was retrieved from the sea near Jakarta.

Indonesia extends search for victims of jet crash

Indonesia extends search for victims of jet crash

Indonesia authorities extended on Wednesday a search for victims of a plane crash last week, when all 189 on board a Lion Air flight were killed, and for the aircraft's second black box, the cockpit voice recorder.

Boeing issues safety bulletin for pilots after Indonesia crash

Boeing issues safety bulletin for pilots after Indonesia crash

Boeing Co said on Wednesday it had issued a safety bulletin reminding pilots how to handle erroneous data from a key sensor in the wake of last week's crash in Indonesia.

Crashed Lion Air jet had air speed indicator glitch on fatal flight

Crashed Lion Air jet had air speed indicator glitch on fatal flight

An Indonesian Lion Air jet that plunged into the Java Sea last week, killing all 189 on board, had an air speed indicator problem on its fatal flight and on three previous journeys, the country's transportation watchdog said Monday.

Indonesia to probe Lion Air after deadly plane crash

Indonesia to probe Lion Air after deadly plane crash

Indonesia is to launch a "special audit" of Lion Air's operations in the wake of last week's deadly crash that killed 189 people, the government said Monday.

Indonesia extends search for victims, second black box from crashed jet

Indonesia extends search for victims, second black box from crashed jet

Indonesian authorities on Sunday extended by three days the search for the victims and a black box from the wreckage of a passenger jet that crashed last week, killing all 189 people on board.

Diver dies in search for Indonesia jet crash dead

Diver dies in search for Indonesia jet crash dead

An Indonesian diver died while recovering body parts from the ill-fated Lion Air plane which crashed into the sea killing 189 people, an official said Saturday. Syachrul Anto, 48, who died on Friday, was part of the team searching for body parts and debris from the jet in the Java Sea.

Working together to keep aviation safe

Working together to keep aviation safe

The recent crash of AM Flight 2341 is a strong reminder to all involved in aviation that our safety work is never done.

At least 19 killed in South Sudan plane crash

At least 19 killed in South Sudan plane crash

At least 19 people died in South Sudan on Sunday when a small aircraft carrying passengers from capital Juba to the city of Yirol crashed, an official said.

Iran military jet crashes in Isfahan province

Iran military jet crashes in Isfahan province

An Iranian military jet crashed on Saturday near Dastjerd village in Isfahan province, the semi-official Tasnim news agency reported, saying no reason had yet been given for the incident.

Three killed as military cargo plane crashes in Libya oilfield

Three killed as military cargo plane crashes in Libya oilfield

Three crewmen were killed on Sunday after their military cargo plane crashed at a major oilfield in Libya, a local official said.

257 dead as military plane crashes in Algeria's worst air disaster

257 dead as military plane crashes in Algeria's worst air disaster

Algeria suffered its deadliest ever air catastrophe Wednesday when a military plane crashed near the capital, killing 257 people on board, mostly army personnel and their family members, officials said.