Report: Germanwings Co-Pilot Practiced Fatal Dive Hours Before FlightA German newspaper reported Wednesday that Germanwings co-pilot Andreas Lubitz practiced his fatal descent hours before he locked his captain out of the cockpit of their Airbus A320 and rammed it into the side of a mountain, killing himself and everyone else on board in an apparent suicide flight.
Investigators: Germanwings Co-Pilot Sped Up Plane During Descent Into French AlpsThe co-pilot of the doomed Germanwings flight repeatedly sped up the plane as he used the automatic pilot to descend the A320 into the Alps, the French air accident investigation agency said Friday.
Crash Investigators Say Body Parts Recovered From All 150 Germanwings VictimsFrench prosecutors say second black box has been found in the wreckage.
Prosecutor: Germanwings Co-Pilot Researched Suicide MethodsGerman prosecutor Mario Kampa said during a news conference Thursday in Dusseldorf, where Lubitz lived, that a tablet computer found at his home showed apparent searches from March 16 to March 23 for suicide methods and information on cockpit door security.
2 European News Organizations Obtain Cellphone Video Of Final Seconds Inside Germanwings Flight, Report SaysTwo news organizations have reportedly obtained cellphone video from inside the doomed Germanwings flight that shows the crash.
German Prosecutor: No Suicide Note From Germanwings Co-Pilot FoundGerman prosecutors said Friday they had found evidence that the co-pilot of the Germanwings plane which crashed in the French Alps appears to have hidden evidence of an illness from his employers.
French Prosecutor: 'Deliberate Attempt To Destroy Aircraft'Only the co-pilot of Germanwings Flight 9525was in the cockpit when the Airbus A320 slammed into a steep mountainside in the French Alps, a French prosecutor confirmed Thursday.
American Crash Victims U.S. Government Contractor, DaughterThe Associated Press has learned that two Americans presumed to have died in the plane crash in the southern French Alps include a U.S. government contractor and her daughter.
Germanwings CEO: 2 Americans On Board Flight That Crashed In French AlpsCrews began a second day of searching on an Alpine mountainside where a German jetliner crashed without making a distress call Tuesday, apparently killing all 150 people on board.