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France Prime Minister Calling For More Information About Downed Plane CoPilot And Possible Motive For Intentional Plane Crash

France Prime Minister Calling For More Information About Downed Plane CoPilot And Possible Motive For Intentional Plane Crash

| March 27, 2015

France’s prime minister is calling on airline Lufthansa to provide all information about Germanwings co-pilot Andreas Lubitz (an-DRAY’-us LOO’-bihtz), who investigators believe intentionally slammed a plane into a French mountainside, killing himself and the other 149 people on board. Prime Minister Manuel Valls told a French network today that Germanwings’ parent company should give the […]

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Ohio Governor Hopeful Maine Will Join Other States on Balanced Budget Amendment Issue

Ohio Governor Hopeful Maine Will Join Other States on Balanced Budget Amendment Issue

| March 27, 2015

Ohio Gov. John Kasich says he’s hopeful that Maine will join 27 other states calling for a constitutional convention to support a federal balanced budget amendment. The potential Republican presidential candidate joined Maine Gov. LePage at the Statehouse on Thursday to urge lawmakers to support the measure being introduced by Republican Senate President Michael Thibodeau. […]

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What Is Known About Co-Pilot of Downed German Airbus

What Is Known About Co-Pilot of Downed German Airbus

| March 26, 2015

The co-pilot of the Germanwings jet that crashed in the French Alps was on the job since September 2013 and had 630 hours of flying experience, the parent company, German flag carrier Lufthansa tells press. A Lufthansa spokeswoman reports the co-pilot “was First Officer at Germanwings since September 2013.” Prior to that, he had been trained […]

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Lead Investigator Into German Airbus Crash Says Plane Co-Pilot Apparently Intentionally Downed Plane

Lead Investigator Into German Airbus Crash Says Plane Co-Pilot Apparently Intentionally Downed Plane

| March 26, 2015

Marignane (France) (AFP) – The co-pilot “voluntarily” initiated the descent of the Germanwings flight that crashed into the French Alps and refused to open the door to the pilot who was outside the cockpit, the lead investigator said on Thursday. “The co-pilot is alone at the controls,” said prosecutor Brice Robin, recounting information gathered from […]

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Breaking News: Co-pilot of Germanwings Flight Began Descent ‘intentionally’ According to Associated Press.

Breaking News: Co-pilot of Germanwings Flight Began Descent ‘intentionally’ According to Associated Press.

| March 26, 2015

Breaking News: The Associated Press is reporting the co-pilot of Germanwings flight began descent ‘intentionally’. The Airbus A320, on a flight from Barcelona to Duesseldorf, inexplicably began to descend from cruising altitude after losing radio contact with ground control and slammed into a remote mountainside in the French Alps on Tuesday, killing all 150 people […]

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