`Black Boxes'

Date:         21 Nov 99 23:56:47 
From:         tocopherol@my-deja.com
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Why is it that magnetic tapes are used in `black box' recorders? Why are
solid-state technologies not used? Is it because of fragility issues?
Cost?

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