Air France debris from 2009 crash found in Atlantic Ocean

Landing gear of Air France flight 447 on the Ocean floor (photo: BEA)

A search team has found bodies and wreckage from the Air France Airbus A330 aircraft that crashed into the Atlantic Ocean on June 1, 2009.

The vessel Alucia had started searching on March 25, 2011 using unmanned submarines. Pieces of wreckage including an  engine, landing gear and fuselage and wing parts were discovered on the Ocean floor.

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One Response to Air France debris from 2009 crash found in Atlantic Ocean

  1. Etienne says:

    Wow! I cannot believe it. So now lets hope for the black boxes. It seems we will find them in the time frame of 4/5/2011 – 4/5/2012

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