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Information recovered from the A320's descent confirmed that co-pilot Andreas Lubitz set the autopilot for a fatal controlled flight into the French Alps.
French prosecutor says A320 co-pilot was definitely conscious at the time of the crash.
Locating the unit's memory module could present a bigger challenge
Lufthansa's insurers have set aside $300 million to cover anticipated costs for the Germanwings costs as French prosecutors prepare a criminal case.
The fate of Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 is still unexplained, but questions have been raised as the role of its pilot-in-command, Captain Zahari.
Stunned by the Germanwings crash, the air transport industry's response has not been coherent or convincing.
The recent Germanwings accident may have a profound and negative effect on pilot medical privacy.
Pilot unions are unhappy that French prosecutors quickly pressed criminal charges after cockpit voice recorder contents were leaked to the media.
The Germanwings A320 crash has revealed inconsistency and uncertainty over cockpit access rules.