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Air France flight data recorder recovered

One of two flight recorders from an Air France plane that crashed off the coast of Brazil in 2009 has been recovered, officials say.

France's Bureau of Investigation said in a statement that the device was "in good physical condition".

The Air France Airbus plane went down in the Atlantic on 1 June 2009, killing all 228 people on board.

Hugh Schofield reports from Paris.

  • 01 May 2011
  • From the section Europe
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