IATA DG and CEO Tony Tyler has described the Germanwings accident as an “unthinkable tragedy” and stressed the importance of a full and complete investigation. On March 24, the Germanwings A320, on a scheduled flight from Barcelona to Düsseldorf, crashed into the southern French Alps, killing all 150 people on board. The cockpit voice recorder (CVR) analysis revealed that co-pilot Andreas Lubitz was alone in the cockpit at the time of the crash; the flight’s captain ...

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