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Airbus A320 crash: black box in France found

Airbus A320 plane crash in France took the lives of all 150 people being aboard. The search for the wreckage is being continued.

Airbus A320 plane crash in France took the lives of all 150 people aboard. One of the black boxes of the Germanwings A320 aircraft crashed in the south of France was damaged, Joinfo.ua reports with reference to the Agence France Presse news agency.

The black box of the aircraft was found late in the evening on March 24, and promptly brought to Paris. According to preliminary information, the flight recorder was damaged due to strong ground impact.

French media notes that the accident occurred near the town of Prads-Haute-Bléone. However, residents say they did not see or hear the plane crash. It is known that there were 150 people aboard, six of them were the crew members. According to preliminary data, all of them died.

The wreckage scattered over an area of one hectare, the site of the crash lies at an altitude of 1600 meters above sea level. The rescuers are still working in the mountains.