Brazilian search teams located and recovered the vertical stabilizer from the downed Air France A330-200 around 600 mi. northeast of the Fernando de Noronha archipelago and had found at least 24 bodies as of late yesterday (ATWOnline, June 8). Meanwhile, AF pilots represented by the Alter union, totaling about 12% of the carrier's flight crew, were told they should refuse to fly A330s or A340s until at least two of three pitot tubes on each aircraft are replaced. An Alter spokesperson told ...

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