Sound of explosion heard on Russian plane's black box: French TV

Reuters News
Posted: Nov 06, 2015 2:19 PM

PARIS (Reuters) - The sound of an explosion could be heard on the black boxes recovered from a Russian plane that crashed over Egypt's Sinai Peninsula on Saturday, according to an investigator who had access to them, French TV station France 2 said on its website on Friday.

According to the investigator, the explosion was not consistent with an engine failure, the report said.

(Reporting by Dominique Vidalon; editing by Anna Willard)