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Germanwings crash victims' kin plan US lawsuit – report

Aug 09, 2015 - 11:32 PM

The victims kin question how it was possible that a co pilot with known mental health problems and a corresponding history was allowed to fly at all

Families of Germanwings victims hold out for higher compensation

Jul 19, 2015 - 7:32 AM

The compensation offered by Lufthansa is not an appropriate acknowledgement of the suffering that has been inflicted on them says the lawyer advising relatives of the victims

GRIEF. Family and relatives of the victims of the Germanwings plane crash in the Alps are taken on bus to the Prat airport from a hotel in Castelldefels in Barcelona, Spain, to take a Lufthansa flight to visit the crash site in Seyne les Alps in France on March 26, 2015. Photo by Andreu Dalmau/EPA

EU watchdog urges expanded pilot mental health checks

Jul 18, 2015 - 1:21 AM

Europe s aviation watchdog on Friday July 17 recommended expanded mental health and medical checks of pilots after a rogue airman apparently deliberately crashed a Germanwings jet in March killing all 150 people on board

MOURNING. The unnamed partner of Eyal Baum cries on Eyal's coffin at his funeral in Kfar Saba, Israel, 11 June 2015. Eyal Baum was the only Israeli onboard the Germanwings flight that crashed in the French Alps on route from Barcelona to Dusseldorf on 24 March 2015. Photo by Jim Hollander / EPA

French prosecutors expand Germanwings probe

Jun 12, 2015 - 10:31 AM

Authorities are expanding the crash probe to see if anyone can be held liable for manslaughter

HARD CLIMB. A handout photo provided by the French Interior Ministry on 27 March 2015 shows search and rescue workers making their way through debris at the crash site of the Germanwings Airbus A320 in the French Alps, above the town of Seyne-les-Alpes, southeastern France, 26 March 2015. Francis Pellier/Dicom/Ministre Interieur/Handout/EPA

French police end Germanwings debris recovery in Alps

Apr 20, 2015 - 11:42 PM

The aviation disaster highlights the question of pilots mental health and sees industry doctors urge more extensive medical checks for those tasked with flying aircraft

HARD CLIMB. A handout photo provided by the French Interior Ministry on 27 March 2015 shows search and rescue workers making their way through debris at the crash site of the Germanwings Airbus A320 in the French Alps, above the town of Seyne-les-Alpes, southeastern France, 26 March 2015. Francis Pellier/Dicom/Ministre Interieur/Handout/EPA

After Germanwings crash, CAAP amends cockpit rules

Apr 05, 2015 - 2:49 PM

CAAP now requires a third crew member to be inside the cockpit should one of the pilots leave the flight deck for personal reasons

In this undated handout picture issued by Airbus shows the interior view of a Airbus A320 cockpit simulator. Jason Calston/Airbus/EPA

Typhoon Maysak, Aquino on NAIA 1, Ali for Pacquiao | The wRap

Apr 01, 2015 - 8:37 PM

The Philippines braces for typhoon Maysak President Aquino praises NAIA terminal 1 renovations Muhammad Ali roots for Pacquiao

Jeane Napoles, BIFF all-out war, Lee Kuan Yew | The wRap

Mar 30, 2015 - 8:35 PM

Jeane Napoles is on the government’s lookout list The all out offensive against the BIFF ends today The world says good bye to Singapore’s founding father Lee Kuan Yew

Aquino on Mamasapano, Germanwings pilot, Mayweather-Pacquiao | The wRap

Mar 26, 2015 - 7:48 PM

President Aquino asks for ‘understanding A pilot on the Germanwings plane that crashed was not in the cockpit The Mayweather Pacquiao fight will be on free TV

Germanwings crash, Miriam for MVP, Mayweather sparring | The wRap

Mar 25, 2015 - 8:55 PM

No survivors from the Germanwings flight Miriam Santiago endorses Manny Pangilinan Watch Mayweather destroy his sparring partner