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AI pilots' body writes to DGCA about 'stressed' junior pilots in cockpit
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AI pilots' body writes to DGCA about 'stressed' junior pilots in cockpit

Pointing out that a pilot's job is high-pressure and stressful, ICPA said that "several hundred people's lives are in jeopardy if a pilot commits a mistake".

Germanwings co-pilot told ex-girlfriend 'everyone will know my name and remember'
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Germanwings co-pilot told ex-girlfriend 'everyone will know my name and remember'

The Germanwings co-pilot who crashed his Airbus in the French Alps, killing all 150 aboard, told his ex-girlfriend that "one day everyone will know my name", according to German newspaper Bild.

Germanwings crash co-pilot Andreas Lubitz hid serious illness from airline
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Germanwings crash co-pilot Andreas Lubitz hid serious illness from airline

The Germanwings co-pilot who crashed his Airbus into the French Alps, killing all 150 aboard, hid a serious illness from the airline, prosecutors said on Friday amid reports that he was severely depressed.

Passengers screamed in terror as Germanwings co-pilot 'calmly' crashed plane into Alps
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Passengers screamed in terror as Germanwings co-pilot 'calmly' crashed plane into Alps

The account on Thursday of the final moments of Germanwings Flight 9525 prompted some airlines to immediately impose stricter cockpit rules — and raised haunting questions about the motive of the co-pilot, whose breathing never wavered as he destroyed the plane and the lives of those aboard.

What went wrong? Friends refuse to believe co-pilot Andreas Lubitz deliberately crashed Germanwings plane
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What went wrong? Friends refuse to believe co-pilot Andreas Lubitz deliberately crashed Germanwings plane

Andreas Lubitz never appeared anything but thrilled to have landed a pilot's job with Germanwings, according to those who helped him learn to fly as a teenager in this town in the forested hills of western Germany.

Prosecutor says Germanwings co-pilot crashed Airbus A320 deliberately
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Prosecutor says Germanwings co-pilot crashed Airbus A320 deliberately

French prosecutor says Germanwings co-pilot appeared to want to "destroy the plane." Prosecutor says information was pulled from the black box cockpit voice recorder, but the co-pilot did not say a word once the captain left the cockpit. "It was absolute silence in the cockpit," he said.

Search continues for bodies, clues in 'inexplicable' French Alps Germanwings crash
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Search continues for bodies, clues in 'inexplicable' French Alps Germanwings crash

Investigators combed through the pulverised wreckage of a German airliner on Wednesday and examined its badly damaged black box for clues as to what caused the mysterious crash that killed all 150 aboard.

Germanwings crash: Flags at half-mast as Spain mourns air crash victims
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Germanwings crash: Flags at half-mast as Spain mourns air crash victims

Flags flew at half-mast, meetings were cancelled and workplaces fell silent on Wednesday as Spain mourned the 150 people, including at least 49 Spaniards, killed in a plane crash in the French Alps.

After crash kills 150 passengers, Germanwings forced to cancel 7 flights
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After crash kills 150 passengers, Germanwings forced to cancel 7 flights

Germanwings has had to cancel seven flights out of Dusseldorf because a number of crew members felt they were unfit to fly following news of the accident.

Germanwings crash: Officials hope for clues from damaged voice recorder
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Germanwings crash: Officials hope for clues from damaged voice recorder

A cockpit voice recorder badly damaged when a Germanwings jetliner smashed into an Alpine mountainside and a crucial two-minute span when the pilot lost contact are vital clues into what caused the plane to go down, killing all 150 people on board, officials said on Wednesday.

Germanwings confirms flight crash, Lufthansa says it's a dark day for airline
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Germanwings confirms flight crash, Lufthansa says it's a dark day for airline

Lufthansa did not have any information following reports of a plane crash in France and said it could not confirm that an incident had occurred

Trademark Office raises objections to Tata's Vistara
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Trademark Office raises objections to Tata's Vistara

The new airline venture 'Vistara' marked the re-entry of the Indian conglomerate into the aviation space after more than six decades.

Singapore Airlines-Tata JV orders Airbus A320s, not Boeing
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Singapore Airlines-Tata JV orders Airbus A320s, not Boeing

A project team set up by Singapore Airlines evaluated both aircraft and decided to go with the European plane, the two sources said.

Air India risking flight safety by altering operating norms for A320: Pilots
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Air India risking flight safety by altering operating norms for A320: Pilots

Indian Commercial Pilots Association (ICPA) today accused Air India of arbitrarily changing the flight operating procedures for narrow-body A320 aircraft, affecting flight safety.