TITLE

Germanwings Co-Pilot Deliberately Crashed Plane, French Prosecutor Says

AUTHOR(S)
Nudd, Tim
PUB. DATE
March 2015
SOURCE
People.com;3/26/2015, pN.PAG
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Andreas Lubitz, 28, may have deliberately locked the pilot out of the cockpit and brought the plane down
ACCESSION #
101806810

 

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