Germanwings Crash: How the Co-Pilot Kept the Captain Out of the Cockpit

March 26, 2015 10:04 PM

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Germanwings Crash: How the Co-Pilot Kept the Captain Out of the Cockpit

The protocols that were put in place to stop an attacker from taking control of a plane were used against a captain by his co-pilot that resulted in the Germanwings crash in the French Alps, the airline's CEO suggested today.

The CEO of Lufthansa, which owns Germanwings, spoke today about the safeguards in place to separate the cockpit from the rest of the plane, saying that the co-pilot appears to have purposefully locked his colleague out in the minutes leading up to the fatal crash.

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