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  1. Co-Pilot Hid Illness From Airline, Says ProsecutorRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    A German prosecutor on Friday said 27-year-old Andreas Lubitz had been issued a doctor's note, excusing him from work the day of the Airbus A320 crash. Mark Kelly reports.

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  2. The Latest: Lufthansa creates new group safety pilot jobRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | KIII

    Lubitz was the copilot on flight Germanwings 9525 that crashed wit... . The German flag and the Lufthansa flag fly at half staff at The Airline Training Center Arizona, Thursday, March 26, 2015 at the Goodyear Airport in Goodyear, Ariz.

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  3. Germanwings tragedy: Pilot hid health condition that would have banned flyingRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Buenos Aires Herald

    The pilot who crashed a plane in the French Alps had received a sick note from doctors showing he suffered a health condition that would have prevented him flying the day of the crash, which he apparently hid from his employer, German prosecutors said. French prosecutors believe Andreas Lubitz, 27, locked himself alone in the cockpit of the Germanwings Airbus A320 on Tuesday and deliberately steered it into a mountain, killing all 150 people on board.

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  4. TfL pulls 65 Germanwings 'Prepare to be surprised' digital...Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Drum

    Transport for London has purged the London Underground of 65 digital ads from budget airline Germanwings following the horrific crash on Tuesday which resulted in the death of the flight's six crew and 144 passengers. The brand's London Underground 'Get Ready to Be Surprised' ads have been removed in a bid to avoid distressing viewers and the mourning families of the victims.

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  5. WRAPUP 3-Torn-up sick notes show crash pilot should have been groundedRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Reuters

    German authorities found torn-up sick notes showing that the pilot who crashed a plane into the French Alps was suffering from an illness that should have grounded him on the day of the tragedy, which he apparently hid from the airline. French prosecutors believe Andreas Lubitz, 27, locked himself alone in the cockpit of the Germanwings Airbus A320 on Tuesday and deliberately steered it into a mountain, killing all 150 people on board.

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  6. Germanwings co-pilot had sick note for day of crash in his homeRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Thanh Nein News

    The Germanwings co-pilot believed to have intentionally crashed a plane into the French Alps had a note from his doctor certifying him unfit to work on the day of the crash that he never passed on to his employer. Andreas Lubitz, 27, suffered from an unspecified mental illness, said a person familiar with the matter, who asked not to be identified discussing details from an ongoing investigation.

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  7. Airlines Worldwide Rush To Adopt '2-Person' Cockpit RuleRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | WGBH

    A Southwest Airlines pilot and co-pilot preparing for a flight from Dallas last year. In the wake of the Germanwings crash this week, many European airlines are rushing to adopt a two-person cockpit rule similar to the one already in place in the U.S. The global aviation industry is moving swiftly to change policies to reassure the traveling public in the wake of the apparently deliberate crash of airliner into the French Alps, killing all 150 aboard.

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  8. Germanwings pilot tells passengers 'I will get you home...Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    A Germanwings passenger took to Facebook to share an emotional speech given by a pilot yesterday - reassuring those on board that he would get them home safe. Britta Englisch boarded the airline's flight two days after murder-suicide co-pilot Andreas Lubitz deliberately crashed a plane into the French Alps, killing 150 with no surviviors.

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  9. Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) To Experiment Bigger Version of its Solar-Powered Drone This SummerRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Insider Monkey

    Facebook Inc is moving forward with its efforts to provide the internet access to billions of people who don't have its accessibility today by planing to experiment with a bigger version of its solar-powered drone this summer. A Wall Street Journal article reported on the news and discussed about Facebook Inc's plans to test its drone this year, as said by company executives on Thursday.

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  10. Germanwings co-pilot had medical note for day of crash, hid illness, officials sayRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | WICU12 Erie

    This map depicts the arrival and departure cities of Germanwings Flight 9525 that crashed in mountainous France on Tuesday, March 24, 2015. 150 people were on board.

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  11. Editor's ChoiceRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Reuters

    Gerhard Lueck, CEO of ViennaFlight, shows the door locking system of an Airbus A320 inside a flight simulator in Vienna, Austria on March 26, 2015. Elena Radionova of Russia competes in the ladies short program during the ISU World Figure Skating Championship in Shanghai, China March 26, 2015.

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  12. AirBridgeCargo increased 2-month cargo turnover by 43.2%Read the original story

    18 hrs ago | AK&M

    The cargo turnover of AirBridgeCargo Airlines LLC for January-February 2015 increased by 43.2% to 560.039 million tonne-kilometers from 391.157 million for the same period in 2014, Russia's Federal Air Transport Agency informed. Cargo and mail handling grew by 37.3% to 85.293 thousand tonnes from 62.117 thousand tonnes.

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  13. Facebook is testing experimental laser drones in the skies above BritainRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    The final designs will be larger than a Boeing 737, fly at 60,000 feet for months at a time, and will beam down Internet access from the sky using lasers as part of the Internet.org initiative. Zuckerberg will expand on the announcement at a keynote speech at the F8 keynote speech later today, but what's particularly interesting is Facebook's chosen site for the test: Britain.

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  14. Andreas Lubitz competes at the Airportrun in Hamburg, northern Germany, in 2009Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Crewe Guardian

    Searches of the two homes of Lubitz, who deliberately crashed Germanwings Airbus A320 into the French Alps, had not yielded any claim of responsibility or any sort of suicide note, the prosecutors said. But Dusseldorf prosecutor Ralf Herrenbrueck added that torn-up sick notes were found which "supports the assumption that the deceased concealed his illness from his employer as well as his work environment".

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  15. Lufthansa will now keep two crew members in cockpitsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | WISW-AM Columbia

    Lufthansa was forced to introduce new rules on keeping two crew members in the cockpit at all times after its Germanwings flight crash killed 150 people on Tuesday. Lufthansa, the parent company of Germanwings, was among many airlines around the world tightening the rules after prosecutors said they believed the co-pilot of the Airbus A320 locked the captain out of the cockpit before deliberately crashing the plane into the French Alps.

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  16. Facebook drone takes flight in the UKRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Techworld.com

    Facebook has successfully launched a drone above the UK, in a bid to to beam internet access down from the sky. The social network is designing a fleet to connect remote areas in the world as part of its internet.org project.

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  17. Co-pilot may have hidden illness, German prosecutors sayRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | NewsOK.com

    Germanwings co-pilot Andreas Lubitz appears to have hidden evidence of an illness from his employers, including having been excused by a doctor from work the day he crashed a passenger plane into a mountain, prosecutors said Friday. A police car waits in front of the house of the family of Andreas Lubitz in Montabaur, Germany, Friday, March 27, 2015.

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  18. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Business Wire

    The corrected release reads: AVOLON DELIVERS A BOEING 737-800 TO ... )--Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global and Chinese Paeonol Industry, 2010-2020 Market... Research and Markets: European Laboratory Information System Market 2015-2019: Clinical Pathology Laboratory Information System, Anatomic Pathology Laboratory Information System )--Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "European Laboratory Information System Market by ... )--Orbital ATK, Inc. , a global leader in aerospace and defense technologies, today announced the successful launch of its first scientific balloon flight as the... )--Research and Markets has announced the addition of Supplier Relations US, LLC's new report "Women's Handb... )--The FBI Intelligence Analysts Association endorses the findings and recommendations contained in the recently released review of the FBI's ... (more)

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  19. Tucson's Pima museum gets Boeing's unsellable Dreamliner No. 2Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Boeing's second 787 Dreamliner will likely fly no more, after it becomes a display at the Pima Air & Space Museum. Boeing has found a home for the second of three 787 Dreamliners that are too heavy and out-of-norm to sell: The Pima Air & Space Museum in Tucson.

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  20. UPDATE 1-Suicidal pilots hard to spot, say expertsRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Reuters

    As investigators try to find out why a young German pilot deliberately crashed a passenger jet into the French Alps on Tuesday, pilots and psychologists warn it may be impossible to prevent similar incidents in the future. All 150 people on board Germanwings flight 4U9525 died after 27-year-old first officer Andreas Lubitz locked the cockpit door, took control of the Airbus A320 plane and veered it down from cruising altitude at 3,000 feet per minute.

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