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Must Cockpits Remain Deadlocked Between Safety and Security?

It seems incredible that a pilot of a passenger airline could be locked out of the cockpit. But analysis from the cockpit voice recorder recovered from Germanwings flight 4U9525 after it ploughed into the Southern Alps in France has revealed that this is what happened and that one of the two pilotshad been trying to get into the cockpit before the crash.

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Mystery deepens over co-pilot who crashed jet

The co-pilot of the Germanwings airliner accused of intentionally crashing the jet into the Alps appeared to be happy with his job and didn’t exhibit any clear signs for why he would send 149 people and himself hurtling into the side of a mountain.

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