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Black box report of PK-661 crash in Havelian surfaces

ISLAMABAD: A transcript detail of the black box of fateful PK-661 - Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) ATR jet that crashed near Havelian on December 7 killing all 47 people on board, has come to light and it was laid before the Senate Standing Committee on Rules of Procedures and Privileges, ARY News reported. The black box extractions obtained by the Civil Aviation Authority reveals that pilot gave first call at 4.12pm with no indication of any impending danger. Barely two minutes later, the pilot signaled the May…

PK-661 crash: CAA report says ATR-42 was fit to fly before take off

ISLAMABAD: Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) on Thursday shared findings from black box data recovered from Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) flight PK-661 with the Senate Standing Committee on Rules of Procedures and Privileges, ARY News reported. The December 7 plane crash of the PIA plane left at least 47 people dead including famed singer-turned-preacher Junaid Jamshed. The flight crashed on its way to Islamabad from Chitral. Secretary Aviation & Chairman CAA Board Sqn Ldr (Retd) Muhammad Irfan Elahi shared…

Experts decode black box, voice recorder of crashed PIA plane

ISLAMABAD: The main black box and voice recorder of a Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) plane that crashed on December 7 near Havelian in Abbottabad District with 47 people on board has been deciphered by experts, officials confirmed on Wednesday. According to the same sources, the black box and voice recorder of ATR-42 aircraft has been sent back to Pakistan from France after the experts did the decoding. Must Read: Eight-member ATR team visits PK-661 crash site, gathers evidence The completion of the…

Main black box of crashed Russian plane found: agencies

MOSCOW: The main black box from a Russian military plane that crashed Sunday in the Black Sea with 92 people on board has been found, Russia's defence ministry told local news agencies on Tuesday. "The main black box was found at 5:42 am Moscow time (0242 GMT) 1,600 metres from the shore at a depth of 17 metres," the agencies quoted the ministry as saying. The agencies reported that the black box would be flown to the Moscow region to be deciphered by experts. The ministry also said that 12 bodies and 156 body…

Russia mourns 92 killed in Black Sea jet crash, hunts for black box

MOSCOW: Russia held a national day of mourning on Monday, a day after a Syria-bound military plane crashed into the Black Sea killing all 92 people on board, and expanded a search operation to try to recover passengers' bodies and the jet's black box. The plane, a Russian Defense Ministry TU-154, was carrying dozens of Red Army Choir singers, dancers and orchestra members to Syria where they were meant to entertain Russian troops in the run-up to the New Year. Nine Russian reporters were also on board as well as…

PK-661 crash probe: Special ATR team to reach Pakistan in next 24 hours

ISLAMABAD: In a bid to give a helping hand in a recent deadly plane crash probe that killed 47 including Junaid Jamshed, a popstar-turned-Muslim evangelist, a special team of the France-based turboprop aircraft manufacturer ATR would reach the capital in the next 24 hours, officials confirmed on Saturday. A five-member specialist team of ATR would meet the Safety and Investigation Board (SIB) of the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) to get a breakthrough as officials began DNA of the victims. Must Read: The voice…