Russia Update: Black Boxes on Metrojet Fail to Establish Reason for Crash, Kommersant Reports

November 6, 2015
Crash of Metrojet Flight 9268 en route from Sharm El-Sheikh to St. Petersburg on October 31, 2015, the largest aviation disaster in Russia's history. Photo by Mohamed Abd El Ghany/Reuters

Sources close to the investigation of the crash of the Metrojet airliner in the Sinai peninsula say the black boxes have not helped to establish the reason for the flight’s sudden plunge, Kommersant reports.

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