Month: March 2015

GermanWings Flight 9525 Airbus A320 Crashes In Southern France Killing All 150 On Board

GermanWings Flight 9525 Airbus A320 Crashes In Southern France Killing All 150 On Board

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A flight operated by GermanWings turned tragic this Tuesday March 24th 2015 for all its 144 travelers and 6 crew members. GermanWings flight 9525, operating on behalf of the wholly owned low cost subsidiary of global carrier Lufthansa had departed Barcelona at 10:01 am and was due to arrive at Dusseldorf at about 11:39 am before radar contact with French Air Traffic controllers was lost at approximately 10:45 am. The aircraft involved in the accident, an Airbus A320-211 registered D-AIPX was delivered brand new to owner Lufthansa in February 1991. During its 24 years service, the aircraft alternated lengthy duty terms with Lufthansa and GermanWings until January 31st 2014 when it was definitively re-assigned to GermanWings main fleet. Investigations from France's BEA aviation investigatio...