Cockpit Voice Recorder

Investigators recover cockpit voice recorder of crashed Sriwijaya Air Boeing 737

Indonesia announced that the cockpit voice recorder (CVR) of the crashed Sriwijaya Air Boeing 737 jet was found and recovered....


How black boxes work and help investigate plane crashes?

Plane crashes often leave a lot of unanswered questions. This makes investigators turn to the airplane's black boxes for answers. Since its widespread use after the post-World War II era, these recording devices that store flight data and pilots’ conversations have evolved to help investigators shed some light on the accidents in the air and on the land. ...


UPDATED| Divers find damaged black box, indicates extreme impact

In a major break-through in the search for the wreckage of crashed Lion Air plane, today, on November 1, 2018, Indonesian officials announced that a "black box" recorder from Flight JT610 has been found by divers....