Indonesian divers recover 'black box' from crash of Sriwijaya Air 737

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Search teams have recovered one of the critical flight recorders from an Indonesian airliner that crashed last weekend in the Java Sea, officials said Tuesday.
Divers are pictured in the Java Sea during an effort to locate wreckage from Sriwijaya Air Flight 182, which crashed near Jakarta, Indonesia, on Saturday. Officials say they have found one of the plane's "black boxes." Photo by BASARNAS/EPA-EFE

Jan. 12 (UPI) --

Navy divers recovered the "black box" from Sriwijaya Air Flight 182, a Boeing 737, which crashed shortly after leaving Jakarta on Saturday carrying 62 passengers and crew.

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Authorities said the recovered box is the flight data recorder, which logs all of the plane's technical data from the flight. Officials said the other, the…
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