Plane Crash Kills 150 People In French Alps; Black Box Found

Plane Crash Kills 150 People In French Alps; Black Box Found

A black box recovered from the scene and pulverized pieces of debris strewn across Alpine mountainsides held clues to what caused a German jetliner to take an unexplained eight-minute dive Tuesday midway through a flight from Spain to Germany, apparently killing all 150 people on board.

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This is aerial picture of the crash site showing the key elements of the plane

The victims included two babies, two opera singers and 16 German high school students and their teachers returning from an exchange trip to Spain. It was the deadliest crash in France in decades. read more

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