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Air France Flight AF 447 Investigation Recording Indicates Pilot Wasn't In Cockpit During Critical Phase

What happened on board the Air France jet that crashed into the Atlantic en route from Rio to Paris? According to information obtained by SPIEGEL from the analysis of flight recorder data, pilot Marc Dubois appears not to have been in the cockpit at the time the deadly accident started to unfold.
Translated from the German by Josh Ward