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French officials said the black box recovered from Flight 4U9525 could shed light on what prompted it to crash, NBC News reports.
A representative for the German airline said there were 144 passengers, including 2 babies and a school party of 16 and 6 crew members.
European equities finished higher on Tuesday, rising from session lows, as investors reacted to fresh economic data from the euro zone.
European equities seesawed before finishing higher on Friday, but looked to close out the trading month with gains of over 6 percent.
Europe's Airbus Group took a charge of 551 million euros ($618 million) due to latest delays on the A400M military transporter.
The captain of the AirAsia jet that crashed into the sea in December was out of his seat conducting an unorthodox procedure when his co-pilot apparently lost control.
French aircraft manufacturer Airbus has pushed for new safety measures regarding the ejection of black boxes from airplanes in case of emergency.
As it continues to shift its business model, Alcoa delivered fourth-quarter earnings and revenue that topped analysts' expectations.
Boeing delivered 723 jetliners in 2014, hitting its own target, setting an industry record and besting rival Airbus Group.
The bulk of the missing AirAsia jet may be on the floor of the Java Sea, which could indicate the aircraft hit the sea bed intact.
Fabrice Brégier, President and CEO of Airbus, has told CNBC his company would take the bragging rights on aircraft deliveries.
European shares closed lower on Wednesday, continuing its declining trend as Greek political fears and slumping oil prices weigh.
Qatar Airways announces the delivery of Airbus' brand new A350 aircraft, scheduled for early next week, has been put on hold.
Airbus is hoping to patent a new plane that looks more like a doughnut or flying saucer than the usual passenger plane.
Airbus Group reported a 12 percent rise in nine-month underlying operating profit, and reaffirmed its profit forecasts for the year.
Rolls-Royce warned that it would not return to growth next year, as economic conditions have deteriorated.
A long-awaited French corporate trial involving allegations of insider trading in the shares of Airbus Group got under way on Friday.
Lufthansa pilots will strike on Tuesday after talks over an early retirement scheme broke down again.
European shares closed lower on Thursday afternoon, as the Bank of England warned that the time for an interest rate rise was nearing.
European shares closed up on Wednesday, after wavering throughout the day, as weak economic data from Germany fuelled ECB stimulus hopes.