The 2 recorders from the crashed Ethiopian Airways jet are set to be analysed by a French accident investigation crew.
BEA officers will examine the flight information recorder and cockpit voice recorder which have been recovered from the Boeing 737 MAX eight.
of the flight information recorder has been launched exhibiting harm on one facet – however the crash-proof housing defending the vital recording chip appeared to be intact.
A BEA spokesperson mentioned it was unclear whether or not the information is retrievable and mentioned no time-frame has been given on how lengthy the evaluation may take.
US investigators may even be participating within the investigation.
Greater than 40 international locations, together with the UK and the US, have grounded the Boeing 737 MAX eight planes or refused to allow them to into their airspace following Sunday’s crash that left all 157 individuals on board useless.
It comes simply six months after the identical mannequin was concerned within the Lion Air crash in Indonesia which killed 189 individuals.
Japan joined the international locations banning the plane on Thursday, a day after the US issued an emergency order grounding all MAX eight and 9 planes.
US authorities mentioned the plane can be grounded for “weeks” at a minimal and cited new info which confirmed similarities between the 2 crashes.
Lion Air officers mentioned sensors on their aircraft produced faulty info on its final 4 flights, triggering an computerized nose-down command which the pilots of the deadly crash struggled with.
Ethiopian Airways CEO Tewolde Gebremariam mentioned its pilots acquired coaching to cope with the issue, and Boeing despatched additional directions to pilots after the crash.
About 200 members of the family of these killed within the newest crash stormed out of a briefing with Ethiopian Airways officers, saying they have been annoyed by a scarcity of solutions.
The airline has opened a call-in centre which is open 18 hours a day to answer members of the family’ questions.
Relations additionally visited the location of the crash and have been seen selecting by way of the rubble for any signal of their family members.