TITLE

Germanwings Co-Pilot Intentionally Accelerated Plane into the Alps, Say Investigators

AUTHOR(S)
Boucher, Philip
PUB. DATE
April 2015
SOURCE
People.com;4/3/2015, pN.PAG
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
A second black box confirms co-pilot Andres Lubitz deliberately crashed Flight 9525
ACCESSION #
101921061

 

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