Magazine article
Dutch

Samyn and partners : kunst in het businesspark : Espace Christian Dotremont Nijvel

Marc Dubois (author)

Samyn and partners : kunst in het businesspark : Espace Christian Dotremont Nijvel

In magazine
A+, 2002, nr. 174, p. 80-85
Title
Samyn and partners : kunst in het businesspark : Espace Christian Dotremont Nijvel
Author
Marc Dubois
Language
Dutch

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Air France Flight 447 (AF447 or AFR447) was a scheduled international passenger flight from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, to Paris, France. On 1 June 2009, the Airbus A330 serving the flight stalled and did not recover, eventually crashing into the Atlantic Ocean at 02:14 UTC, killing all 228 passengers and crew.

The Brazilian Navy removed the first major wreckage and two bodies from the sea within five days of the accident, but the initial investigation by France's Bureau d'Enquêtes et d'Analyses pour la Sécurité de l'Aviation Civile was hampered because the aircraft's flight recorders were not recovered from the ocean floor until May 2011, nearly two years later.

The BEA's final report, released at a news conference on 5 July 2012, concluded that the aircraft crashed after temporary inconsistencies between the airspeed measurements—likely due to the aircraft's pitot tubes being obstructed by ice crystals—caused the autop…Read more on Wikipedia