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#andreas lubitz

# andreas-lubitz - Friday 24 March, 2017

Father of pilot disputes claim his son deliberately downed Germanwings plane in Alps
# Two Years On
# Two Years On

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

Mar 24th 2017, 8:41 AM 21,455 Views 40 Comments

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
# Year Of Horror
# Year Of Horror

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

Apr 4th 2016, 2:58 PM 18,364 Views 24 Comments

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
# Andreas Lubitz
# Andreas Lubitz

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

Jun 12th 2015, 8:31 AM 9,360 Views 27 Comments

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
# Alps Crash
# Alps Crash

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

May 6th 2015, 8:04 AM 24,702 Views 17 Comments

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
# Airline Safety
# Airline Safety

Germanwings flight evacuated after bomb scare just before takeoff

Apr 13th 2015, 9:05 AM 16,132 Views 36 Comments

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
# Tea Party
# Tea Party

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

Apr 3rd 2015, 10:32 PM 26,145 Views 91 Comments

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
# Andreas Lubitz
# Andreas Lubitz

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

Mar 31st 2015, 7:37 PM 13,081 Views 26 Comments

It included correspondence to his flight training school.

# andreas-lubitz - Monday 30 March, 2015

Germanwings co-pilot was treated for suicidal tendencies
# French Alps
# French Alps

Germanwings co-pilot was treated for suicidal tendencies

Mar 30th 2015, 3:12 PM 24,684 Views 57 Comments

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

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

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

Mar 30th 2015, 11:40 AM 12,395 Views 28 Comments

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
# Flight 4U 9525
# Flight 4U 9525

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

Mar 29th 2015, 2:33 PM 46,848 Views 70 Comments

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'
# Flight 4U 9525
# Flight 4U 9525

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

Mar 28th 2015, 10:54 AM 36,111 Views 77 Comments

“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
# Stigma
# Stigma

Some people are talking sense about depression after Andreas Lubitz headlines

Mar 27th 2015, 1:22 PM 26,226 Views 60 Comments

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

Andreas Lubitz hid sick note on day of Alps plane crash
# Flight 9525
# Flight 9525

Andreas Lubitz hid sick note on day of Alps plane crash

Mar 27th 2015, 12:07 PM 81,385 Views 173 Comments

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?
# Germanwings
# Germanwings

Who was Andreas Lubitz?

Mar 26th 2015, 4:07 PM 53,517 Views 76 Comments

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.