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German airline crash: 'You can hear he is trying to smash the door down'
German airline crash: 'You can hear he is trying to smash the door down'

The mystery surrounding this week's crash of a German airliner into the French Alps deepened Wednesday with a report suggesting the pilot may have been locked out of the cockpit before the crash. UPDATE: French prosecutor says Germanwings copilot appeared to want to destroy the plane The New York Times quoted a military official saying that evidence from the cockpit voice recorder for Germanwings Flight 9525 suggested that the pilot left the cockpit at some point and appeared unable to get back in - pounding on the door in the moments before the crash. "You can hear he is trying to smash the door down," the official told the Times. Locked cockpit doors...

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