Germanwings Co-Pilot Deliberately Crashed Airbus A320 That Killed 150 People

By : Sam Ridgway |



It’s being reported that the co-pilot of Germanwings Flight 9525 locked the captain out of the cockpit then deliberately crashed the plane.

According to a French prosecutor, the captain was intentionally locked out of the cockpit minutes before Airbus A320 plummeted into the French Alps.

The prosecutor in question, Brice Robin, said 28-year-old German co-pilot Andreas Lubitz was silent throughout the plane’s descent and was alive during impact.

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These conclusions were discovered by French crash investigators after they discovered the plane’s recovered cockpit recorder.

Weather conditions have improved over the past two days, making the search-and-recovery mission easier.

Hopefully they can now start to piece together what actually happened, and why 150 people lost their lives.

[via Daily Mail]