Crashed plane carrying Brazilian football team ‘ran out of fuel’

Crashed plane carrying Brazilian football team ‘ran out of fuel’

The plane that crashed in Colombia virtually wiping out an entire Brazilian soccer team was running out of fuel, had no electrical power, and was preparing for an emergency landing, according to the pilot’s final words. The disaster on Monday night killed 71 people and sent shock waves round the global soccer world. Only six […]

Egyptian investigators start analysing flight recorders from crashed EgyptAir plane

Egyptian investigators start analysing flight recorders from crashed EgyptAir plane

Investigators have begun examining the black box flight recorders of an EgyptAir plane that crashed into the Mediterranean last month, hoping to establish the cause of the disaster, authorities said Sunday. The Airbus A320 operating Flight MS804 from Paris to Cairo disappeared from radar screens between the Greek island of Crete and the north coast […]

Search vessel identifies wreckage of EgyptAir plane that crashed into Mediterranean

Search vessel identifies wreckage of EgyptAir plane that crashed into Mediterranean

  A deep ocean search vessel hunting for the remains of an EgyptAir jet that crashed in the eastern Mediterranean last month has identified several main locations of its wreckage, the Egyptian investigation committee said on Wednesday. The John Lethbridge, a search boat contracted by the Egyptian government, is working against the clock to locate […]