The black box of an aeroplane, also called flight recorder, is a device that saves and keeps the instrumental activity, the procedures and even the conversations held by the pilots during flight.
Basically, the black box’s function is to register any data which, in case of an accident, will shed light on its possible causes.
But would you like to know more about this mysterious appliance? In today’s post we tell you all about black boxes in aeroplanes: their origin, what colour they are, how many are carried by an aircraft and… Read on for loads more!
- Origins of the black box
- Types of black boxes
- What are black boxes made of?
- What colour is the black box of an aeroplane?
- What will black boxes be like in the future?
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