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  • Would two-crew cockpit rule prevent another Germanwings tragedy?


    Among the many repercussions of the shocking revelation that Germanwings flight 9525 was deliberately crashed by co-pilot Andreas Lubitz while alone at the controls, the most immediate has been a move to require that there be two crew members in a cockpit at all times.


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  • Airbus details flight history of crashed A320


    ​Airbus has disclosed that the Germanwings A320 involved in the accident in the French Alps had accumulated 58,300h.


  • Lost A320 descended only minutes after reaching high cruise


    ​Surveillance data from the Germanwings Airbus A320 lost over south-eastern France appears to indicate that the...


  • Bombardier CEO assesses possible CSeries schedule change


    ​Five weeks after becoming Bombardier’s new chief executive, Alain Bellemare says he is assessing potential changes to...


  • News Listings for Lufthansa

  • Austrian chief Albrecht to head SunExpress

    News | 31 Mar 2015 12:57

    ​Austrian Airlines chief Jaan Albrecht has been named as the chief executive of SunExpress, the Lufthansa joint venture with Turkish Airlines.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Austrian-chief-Albrecht-to-head-SunExpress-410754/
  • Modern Logistics chief reveals strategy for Brazil

    News | 30 Mar 2015 13:31 | Rainer Uphoff

    Brazilian cargo startup carrier Modern Logistics plans to expand through its network of integrated logistics centres, and says it will transform the domestic cargo industry and cargo connectivity for foreign operators.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Modern-Logistics-chief-reveals-strategy-for-Brazil-410712/
  • ​KLM returns to Colombia

    News | 30 Mar 2015 09:16 | Michael Gubisch

    Dutch flag carrier KLM has reopened a route to Bogota 20 years after it stopped serving the Colombian capital.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/KLM-returns-to-Colombia-410685/
  • Would two-crew cockpit rule prevent another Germanwings tragedy?

    News | 27 Mar 2015 15:34 | Dan Thisdell

    Among the many repercussions of the shocking revelation that Germanwings flight 9525 was deliberately crashed by co-pilot Andreas Lubitz while alone at the controls, the most immediate has been a move to require that there be two crew members in a cockpit at all times.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Would-two-crew-cockpit-rule-prevent-another-Germanwings-tragedy-410643/
  • Germanwings parent to adopt two-in-cockpit rule

    News | 27 Mar 2015 14:42

    ​Germanwings parent company Lufthansa Group is the latest to adopt a new cockpit occupancy procedure in the wake of the French Alps Airbus A320 crash.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Germanwings-parent-to-adopt-two-in-cockpit-rule-410652/
  • Co-pilot 'intentionally' crashed Germanwings A320: Lufthansa CEO

    News | 26 Mar 2015 16:46 | Michael Gubisch

    Lufthansa Group chief executive Carsten Spohr has acknowledged that the Germanwings Airbus A320 lost over the French Alps on 24 March appears to have been deliberately crashed by the co-pilot.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Co-pilot-intentionally-crashed-Germanwings-A320-Lufthansa-CEO-410609/