Pilots, technical fault led to Air France crash

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FILE  - In this Sunday, June 14, 2009 file photo shows workers unloading debris, belonging to crashed Air France flight AF447, from the Brazilian Navy's Constitution Frigate in the port of Recife, northeast of Brazil. The French air accident investigation agency BEA is releasing its final report Thursday, July, 5, 2012 into the crash of the Airbus A330 jet en route from Rio de Janeiro to Paris that killed 228 victims. (AP Photo/Eraldo Peres, File)

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The final French aviation authority report into Air France flight 447 from Rio, which crashed over the Atlantic in June 2009 causing 228 deaths was released Thursday July 5. The report highlights faults with the Airbus 330's air-speed sensors which confused the pilots. 

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