December 27 – Fort Russ News –
– Gazeta.ru, translated by Tom Winter –
|A scene of the search operations from the shore near Sochi|
Participants in the Black Sea Search and Rescue operation have found and recovered the “black box” of the Tu-154, that crashed in the morning on December 25 TASS reports, citing a source in law enforcement agencies.
“They’ve got the flight recorder out of the water. In the near future an aircraft with the “black box” will take off from Sochi to Moscow, where it will be interpreted by experts in the Ministry of Defence,” the source told the news agency.
Earlier it was reported that one of the flight recorders of the Tu-154 was found and would soon be removed from the water. The source also said then that in the crash the bodies of three passengers and a large number of remains have been found.