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Flight recorder

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A flight recorder, colloquially known as a black box, although it is now orange- coloured, is an ... The advantage of the film technology was that it could be easily developed afterwards and provides...

Malaysia plane: Why black boxes can't always provide the answers ...

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Mar 25, 2014 ... Finding MH370's black box will be difficult and it might not have all the answers.

Black box flight recorders fact sheet

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An aircraft's flight recorders are an invaluable tool for investigators in ... 'black boxes', these flight recorders are in fact painted orange to help in their recovery .... recorder has the advantage of shorter cable distances between the cockpit area ...

AutoSpeed - Inside the Black Box

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Sep 22, 2015 ... How Flight Data Recorders can live through aircraft crashes. ... For it's the Black Box which very often provides the definitive clues as to what went wrong. ... wire had the advantage of being much more durable in the event of a ...

Design News - Features - Buoyant black boxes

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The classic black box is composed of three parts: a cockpit voice recorder and flight data .... boxes must be compliant with current aircraft, so they can be integrated into their systems ... Weight advantage; lighter, Weight disadvantage; heavier.

Black Box - Everything2.com

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A Black box is a small device that is built into an airplane, to improve air security, ... Another advantage of solid state memory is that it can track up to 700 different ...

Eight things you might not know about black boxes - ABC News ...

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Mar 25, 2014 ... Aircraft black boxes aren't black, but they are key in air crash investigations. Find out why.

Avionics: Why are cockpit voice recorders and black boxes still ...

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Avionics: Why are cockpit voice recorders and black boxes still relying on local recording? Is it possible for them to be hooked up to a cloud of some sort so if a plane unfortunately crashes, you'd be able to ... What would be the big advantage ?

Black boxes, air safety and the need to know what happened to ...

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Mar 10, 2014 ... The disappearance of the Malaysia Airlines plane is a lesson in the limits of ... Flight data are stored in black boxes (they're most often actually orange), ... Many say its advantages aren't worth that cost, considering how rare ...

Cockpit Voice Recorders (CVR) and Flight Data Recorders (FDR)

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Large commercial aircraft and some smaller commercial, corporate, and private aircraft are required by the FAA to be equipped with two "black boxes" that ...

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What is the disadvantage of black box in aircraft - Answers.com

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There is no disadvantage buddy. It's main purpose is an advantage, to know what happened ... Where the Black Box is fitted in an aircraft? Tail. 7 people found ...

Why don't black boxes have their own GPS? - Aviation StackExchange

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Mar 24, 2014 ... Why a locator (GPS linked) cannot be included in the black box? ... can't do that and they have something of an advantage over a small box.

What Is a Black Box?: Air Crash Investigation - National Geographic ...

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Often one of the first pieces of techno-speak that springs to mind when we hear of an aviation disaster - and a catch-all phrase popular with the media - is 'Black ...