On 31 May 2009, flight AF447, an Airbus A330-200, took off from Rio de Janeiro bound for Paris. At 2 h 10, a position message and some maintenance messages were transmitted by the ACARS automatic system. After this nothing was heard of from the aircraft. Six days later bodies and airplane parts were found by the French and Brazilian navies. All 228 passengers and crew members on board are presumed to have perished in the accident. A massive search by air and sea craft for the plane's black boxes failed so far.... airplane, the regulatory minimum cabin crew composition as provided for in the Operations Manual 10 is five people. ... flight attendant Female, aged 49 Safety and emergency procedures (SEP) certificate obtained 19 July 1985 Airbusanbsp;...
|Title||:||Air Crash Investigations: Lost Over the Atlantic, the Mysterious Disappearance of Air France Flight 447|
|Publisher||:||Lulu.com - 2010-05|