Indonesian investigators have efficiently downloaded the content material of the cockpit voice recorder from a passenger jet that crashed into the ocean in January with 62 folks on board, an official stated on Tuesday.
The cockpit voice recorder (CVR) was discovered final month on the backside of the Java Sea and two hours of cockpit conversations had been downloaded on April 1, stated Soerjanto Tjahjono, chairman of the Nationwide Transportation Security Committee (NTSC).
“The recording added necessary info to the investigation, which will probably be offered in a closing report,’’ he stated.
The report could be anticipated in January 2022.
The Sriwijaya Air Boeing 737-500 crashed minutes after take-off from Jakarta’s Soekarno-Hatta airport on January 9, 2021.
The opposite black field, the flight knowledge recorder was discovered days after the crash, which killed all 62 folks on board.
In a preliminary report on the crash, Indonesian investigators stated that the plane had issues with its computerized throttle system.
The jet’s left engine throttle lever trimmed again, leading to much less engine energy.
Additionally, the fitting engine jammed simply earlier than the plane crashed, NTSC stated.
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