article 27 March 2015 World, France
Three days that changed the face of flying
Germanwings: three days that changed the face of flying

At first it seemed a tragic accident, claiming 150 lives - but as the week drew on it emerged as something altogether more sinister. Channel 4 News looks back at how the Alpine crash unfolded.

article 27 March 2015 World, France
Andreas Lubitz: what did Lufthansa know about his state?

Torn up documents, including doctor's notes consenting time off work dated for the day of the French Alps disaster, have been found at the home of Andreas Lubitz, German prosecutors say.

article 26 March 2015 France
Germanwings crash: co-pilot 'wanted to destroy the plane'

Police start searching properties in Dusseldorf after French authorities describe how Andreas Lubitz "refused to open" the cockpit door of the Airbus A320 and accelerated its descent "intentionally".

article 26 March 2015 World, France
Germanwings: why didn't aviation rules prevent this crash?

Reports that a pilot deliberately crashed the Germanwings Airbus 320 in the French Alps throws the spotlight not only on aircraft security but also on flight-deck manning.

article 26 March 2015 World, France
Andreas Lubitz
Andreas Lubitz: what we know about Germanwings co-pilot

He was a 28-year-old with normal interests. Yet Andreas Lubitz sat, silent and alone, in the cockpit of the Germanwings Airbus during its fatal descent. What more do we know about him?

article 26 March 2015 World, Germany
Germanwings crash: pilot 'locked out of Airbus cockpit'

One of the pilots of the Germanwings plane that crashed in the French Alps killing all 150 people on board was locked out of the cockpit, according to a report.

article 25 March 2015 World, Germany
Dalkurd FF
Germanwings crash: team shocked after dodging fatal flight

A football team planning to travel on the Germanwings flight that crashed in the Alps hails a "miracle" after changing its travel plans at the last minute.

article 25 March 2015 World, France
Germanwings crash made you scared of flying? Don't be

The plane crash in the Alps, as well as MH370 and MH17 last year might make you think air travel is dangerous, but the chance of dying on a flight in the developed world is one in 14million.

article 25 March 2015 World, France
Mourners outside Joseph-Koenig-Gymnasium (Getty)
Germanwings crash updates: what we know so far

Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond confirms at least three UK citizens were among the 150 people thought to have died when a passenger plane crashed in the Alps.

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