Germanwings crash: Pilot feared going blind, contacted 41 doctors in 5 years
Germanwings crash: Pilot feared going blind, contacted 41 doctors in 5 years

The Germanwings co-pilot who deliberately ploughed a plane into the French Alps saw 41 doctors in five years, seven of them in the month before the crash that left 150 dead, a prosecutor said Friday.

Germanwings crash victims' kins to view coffins in Duesseldorf
Germanwings crash victims' kins to view coffins in Duesseldorf

The family members of 44 of the 150 victims of the ill-fated Germanwings plane, deliberately crashed by co-pilot Andreas Lubitz into the French Alps, will be allowed to see the coffins of their loved ones in the airport in Duesseldorf on Wednesday.

All 150 Germanwings crash victims identified: Statement

Investigators have identified the remains of all 150 people aboard a Germanwings flight that was deliberately crashed into the French Alps, a prosecutor said Tuesday, allowing them finally to be laid to rest. 

Germanwings co-pilot Andreas Lubitz `practiced descent on previous flight`
Germanwings co-pilot Andreas Lubitz `practiced descent on previous flight`

The co-pilot of the doomed Germanwings flight deliberately crashed the plane into the French Alps after "rehearsing" the descent on an earlier flight, French investigators said on Wednesday.

Germanwings co-pilot `tried out` descent on previous flight: report

The co-pilot who is believed to have deliberately crashed a Germanwings jet in the French Alps may have "rehearsed" steering the plane into a rapid descent on an earlier flight, German daily Bild reported Wednesday.

Germanwings crash: Pilot showed suicidal tendencies in past, say prosecutors

The co-pilot believed to have deliberately crashed a Germanwings plane was treated for suicidal tendencies "several years ago", before he received his pilot's licence, German prosecutors said on Sunday.

Medicine for psychological illness found at co-pilot's home: Report

German police have found medical treatments for psychological illness at the home of the co-pilot suspected of deliberately crashing a jet into the French Alps, killing 149 people and himself, a German newspaper said on Saturday.

Germanwings crash: Co-pilot told ex-girlfriend `everyone will know my name`, claims report
Germanwings crash: Co-pilot told ex-girlfriend `everyone will know my name`, claims report

The Germanwings co-pilot who crashed his Airbus in the French Alps, killing all 150 aboard, told his ex-girlfriend that "one day everyone will know my name", according to German newspaper Bild.

Swedish soccer team narrowly escaped flying on Germanwings flight
Swedish soccer team narrowly escaped flying on Germanwings flight

The players of Swedish soccer team Dalkurd narrowly escaped boarding the budget airline Germanwings` A320 that crashed in the French Alps killing all 150 people on board.

First Germanwings Barcelona-Duesseldorf flight since crash takes off

The first Germanwings flight on the same route as the plane that crashed in the French Alps took off from Barcelona Wednesday.

Germanwings cancels flight as pilots refuse to fly

A number of pilots at German low-cost airline Germanwings refused to fly Wednesday following the deadly crash in the French Alps, saying they were mourning the victims of the doomed aircraft.

Kim Collins rolls back years for Duesseldorf 60m win

Veteran Kim Collins continued to roll back the years to claim victory in the 60 metres at the Duesseldorf indoor meet on Thursday.

Widespread flight cancellations in German strikes

Hundreds of flights have been cancelled after public-sector workers walked off the jobs at airports in Frankfurt, Munich, Duesseldorf and several other German cities in a strike for higher wages.

German education minister quits over plagiarism row

Germany`s education minister resigned after university decided to withdraw her doctorate, finding that she plagiarised parts of her thesis an embarrassment for Chancellor Angela Merkel`s government.