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Flight Recorder Recovered

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Flight Recorder Recovered

Flight Recorder Recovered

Flight Recorder Recovered

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— Quil Lawrence reports from Bogota, Colombia on the investigation into Monday's crash of an Air France Boeing 727 into a mountain, just minutes after takeoff on a flight bound for Quito, Ecuador. The flight recorders have been recovered and are being sent to experts in the United States for examination.

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