Investigators have recovered the upper and lower parts of the aft cargo door of China Airlines Flight 611 still connected to the surrounding fuselage. A middle portion of the door hasn't been recovered yet. Even though both pieces are attached, Taiwan's Aviation Safety Council (ASC) has not ruled out the door as a cause, and in fact ``we are paying more attention to it now than before,'' said Kay Yong, ASC managing director. ``There are some strange areas that we can't explain right ...

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