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# andreas-lubitz - Friday 24 March, 2017

Father of pilot disputes claim his son deliberately downed Germanwings plane in Alps

Andreas Lubitz was co-pilot of the plane that crashed in the Alps on this day in 2015.

# andreas-lubitz - Monday 4 April, 2016

Families of Germanwings victims angered by parents' tribute to troubled co-pilot

The parents of Andreas Lubitz thanked friends and neighbours for their support in a notice published by a local paper.

# andreas-lubitz - Friday 12 June, 2015

Germanwings pilot saw 41 doctors in 5 years and feared going blind

Medics he consulted did not reveal his mental struggles due to doctor-patient privilege.

# andreas-lubitz - Wednesday 6 May, 2015

Germanwings co-pilot 'tried out' descent on previous flight

An interim report to be published today says Andreas Lubitz practiced a descent on a previous outbound flight.

# andreas-lubitz - Monday 13 April, 2015

Germanwings flight evacuated after bomb scare just before takeoff

The plane was about to fly from Germany to Italy.

# andreas-lubitz - Friday 3 April, 2015

'A deranged pilot flying his nation into the rocks' - Obama compared to Andreas Lubitz

Michele Bachman said the president’s deal with Iran has damned the souls of 300 million Americans.

# andreas-lubitz - Tuesday 31 March, 2015

Lufthansa gives emails on Germanwings co-pilot's depression to investigators

It included correspondence to his flight training school.

# andreas-lubitz - Monday 30 March, 2015

Germanwings co-pilot was treated for suicidal tendencies

Andreas Lubitz is understood to have had treatment “several years ago”.

The Germanwings tragedy is forcing lots of countries to rethink airline safety

Co-pilot Andreas Lubitz apparently locked the captain out of the cockpit before crashing the Germanwings flight.

# andreas-lubitz - Sunday 29 March, 2015

Captain shouted 'open the damn door' as jet plunged into Alps

It also emerged today that co-pilot Andreas Lubitz, believed to have crashed the plane, sought treatment for problems with his sight.

# andreas-lubitz - Saturday 28 March, 2015

Germanwings crash pilot told ex-girlfriend 'everyone will know my name'

“One day I’m going to do something that will change the whole system…”

# andreas-lubitz - Friday 27 March, 2015

Some people are talking sense about depression after Andreas Lubitz headlines

“Many of the greatest, most responsible people have been depressives.”

Andreas Lubitz hid sick note on day of Alps plane crash

It has also emerged the plane’s captain may have used an axe in an attempt to re-enter the cockpit.

# andreas-lubitz - Thursday 26 March, 2015

Who was Andreas Lubitz?

And why did he do what he did? The 28-year-old was co-pilot of the Germanwings Airbus A320 that crashed in the French Alps on Tuesday.