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Ethiopian Airlines 'has flown' black boxes of crashed Boeing to Paris

AFP  |  Addis Ababa 

Ethiopian said Thursday that the black box flight recorders from the 737 MAX 8 that crashed with 157 people,including four Indians, on board have been flown to for analysis.

"An Ethiopian delegation led by (AIB) has flown the Flight Data Recorder (FDR) and Cockpit Voice Recorder (CVR) to Paris, for investigation," the wrote on

Urgency is mounting to determine the causes of Sunday's crash as finds its entire fleet of the model grounded after it emerged the plane experienced similar difficulties to an Indonesian flight in October, which also crashed minutes after takeoff.

said it does not have the equipment to process the data and said it would not analyse the boxes as it was unable to read the software used by

US Federal Administration said the black box flight data recorders had been damaged.

In Kenya, which lost 32 citizens in the crash, a minute of silence was observed Thursday morning at the Summit on climate change attended by French

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First Published: Thu, March 14 2019. 13:05 IST