Flight Recorders - Alternative Concept for Commercial Aircraft

Marek Turiak, Alena Novák Sedláčková, Andrej Novák


This paper deals with the issue of deployable flight data recorders. It gives an insight into pros and cons of this solution based on experience gained in military application. Advantages of such solution are at least worth considering as they may help reduce the number of accidents and save lives in the first place. And should the accident happen the location and extraction of evidence is much easier.


Flight Data Recorder; Cockpit Voice Recorder; Deployable Recorders; Safety


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