Tag: Germanwings Flight 9525

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Australia Introduces New Cockpit Rules After Germanwings Crash

Australia is the latest country to implement new cockpit safety laws after Germanwings pilot Andreas Lubitz deliberately crashed flight 4U9525 into the French Alps. The new law states two people must be in the cockpit at all times.

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UPDATES: Prosecutor Says Germanwings Co-Pilot Deliberately Crashed Plane

Marseille prosecutor Brice Robin says passengers on the doomed Germanwings flight could be heard screaming just before the crash. He said the co-pilot, who has been named as 29-year-old Andreas Lubitz, was initially courteous, but became “curt” when the captain began

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Report: Germanwings Black Box Shows Pilot Locked out of Cockpit

A newspaper report, however, suggests the audio contains intriguing information at the least: One of the pilots is heard leaving the cockpit, then banging on the door with increasing urgency in an unsuccessful attempt to get back in.