Serbia president's plane trouble caused by coffee spill

An investigation into the sudden plunge of the Serbian president's plane has shown that it was because the co-pilot spilled coffee on the instruments panel, aviation authorities said today.

Crash pilot's profile prompts questions, deep unease

The profile that has emerged of Germanwings co-pilot Andreas Lubitz has become more troubling by the day.

Germanwings was unaware of co-pilot's 'depressive episode'

Germanwings said on Thursday it was unaware that the co-pilot of its plane which crashed in the French Alps last week had suffered from depression during his pilot training.

Lufthansa executives visit Alpine crash site where 150 died

The heads of Lufthansa and its low-cost airline Germanwings are visiting the site of a crash that killed 150 people amid mounting questions about the co-pilot and how much his employers knew about his mental health.

Lufthansa says Germanwings co-pilot admitted `severe depression`

The co-pilot suspected of deliberately crashing a Germanwings plane in the French Alps had informed his employer that he had undergone a "previous episode of severe depression", Lufthansa said Tuesday.

Germanwings co-pilot, who `deliberately` crashed jet, suffered from depression: Report
Germanwings co-pilot, who `deliberately` crashed jet, suffered from depression: Report

The Germanwings co-pilot said to have deliberately crashed his Airbus with 149 others aboard into the French Alps suffered serious depression six years ago, German daily Bild reported Friday.

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Final minutes of doomed Germanwings flight

The flight started like any other, the conversation in the cockpit perfectly normal, with co-pilot Andreas Lubitz offering no indication of the horror he would soon allegedly inflict on the other 149 people on board flight 4U 9525.

Lufthansa chief says `stunned` by co-pilot reports, motive unknown

Lufthansa chief executive Carsten Spohr said Thursday he was "stunned" by suggestions the co-pilot of the jet operated by its Germanwings subsidiary had deliberately crashed the plane.

Co-pilot at controls when AirAsia plane crashed: Investigator
Co-pilot at controls when AirAsia plane crashed: Investigator

 The co-pilot of an AirAsia flight that crashed into the Java Sea last month was at the controls when it went down, killing all 162 people on board, investigators said Thursday.

Last words from Malaysia plane believed from co-pilot: Airline

The last words spoken from the cockpit of the Malaysian passenger jet that went missing 10 days ago were believed to have been spoken by the co-pilot, the airline`s top executive said Monday.

Air India suspends co-pilot, 2 cabin crew for over stay in cockpit

Air India has suspended the co-pilot and two cabin crew for "over stay" in the cockpit.

Shattered family waits for co-pilot`s body

The distraught father of the co-pilot of a plane which crashed in Nigeria asked the govt to step up diplomatic efforts in bringing his son`s body.

Custody of Jet airways co-pilot extended in rape case

Police custody of a co-pilot with Jet
Airways, arrested for allegedly raping an air-hostess, was
extended till June 8 by a local court here on Saturday.

Rape case: Police to take Jet co-pilot to temple

A Jet Airways co-pilot arrested on
charges of raping an air hostess would be taken to the temple
where he allegedly got engaged with the victim, to gather
circumstantial evidence, police said Tuesday.

Final rites of co-pilot, air hostess performed

The final rites of two of the crew
members of the ill-fated Air-India Express aircraft that
crashed at Mangalore were performed here on Sunday.

AI crash: Co-pilot was due for Commandership

H S Ahluwalia, co-pilot of the
ill-fated Air India plane who perished in the air crash here,
could have become a Commander pilot by this month end enabling
him to fly a plane on his own.