Searchers Find Flight Data, Cockpit Voice Records At Deadly Nepal Air Crash

Search teams on Monday retrieved the flight data and cockpit voice recorders from the passenger plane crashed on approach to an airport in the foothills of the Himalayas.

The plane crash was Nepal’s deadliest  in 30 years – with at least  69 of the 72 people aboard killed.

Officials think the three missing are also dead.

The craft crash into a 984-foot deep gorge when less than a minute away from the new airport.

Investigators are not certain yet what caused the crash under good weather – amild day with little wind.