Stunned Lufthansa Group CEO Carsten Spohr said the German airline company is coming to terms with the fact that a Germanwings pilot apparently intentionally crashed an Airbus A320 into the French Alps on March 24. Germanwings is a subsidiary of Lufthansa. “We are forced to come to the conclusion that [flight 4U9525] was deliberately crashed,” Spohr said at a press conference Thursday after French prosecutor Brice Robin outlined evidence from the A320’s cockpit voice ...

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