Accident de l'Airbus A320, immatriculé SU-GCC et exploité par Egyptair, survenu le 19/05/2016 au large des côtes égyptiennes [Enquête menée par AIB / Egypte] - information du 17/06/16 13H30
Les autorités égyptiennes ont publié le 17/06/16 un point de situation indiquant la découverte et la remontée de l'enregistreur des paramètres de vol (FDR - Flight Data Recorder). Un enquêteur du BEA se rend au Caire ce jour afin d'apporter notre expertise technique à la lecture des deux enregistreurs.
Point de situation n° 10 publié par les autorités égyptiennes :
"Cairo, 17th of June 2016
After the sucess in retrieving the cockpit voice recorder of the doomed A320; John Lethbridge, the vessel contracted by the Egyptian Government; has managed to retrieve the second black box which is the flight data recorder.
The flight data recorder was also retrieved in several stages but the vessel equipment managed to pick up the memory unit; which is considered as the most important part of the above-mentioned recorder.
Immediately the General prosecution was notified that the second data recorder was also found and accordingly issued its decision to hand over the two data recorders to the technical investigation committee to carry out analysis and unload the voice conversations.
Transfer process of the two data recorder from the vessel to Alexandria is under process; which will be received by members from the general prosecution and the investigation committee."