In response to the Germanwings Airbus A320 crash, airlines around the world continued to move to implement a policy of requiring two crew members to be in the cockpit at all times during flights. US airlines had already been operating under an FAA-approved standard requiring a flight attendant or a relief pilot to replace a pilot who has temporarily left the cockpit during a flight. That policy is now being quickly adopted by many airlines globally. The European Aviation Safety Agency ...

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