The Germanwings Crash – Fastest Air Accident Investigation of All Time? Podcast of March 28, 2015 Show

150326111533-nr-sot-germanwings-co-pilot-andreas-lubitz-friend-00002521-large-169“The authorities’ explanation doesn’t ring true for Peter Ruecker (pictured above), another pilot who knew him from the flight club. ‘Knowing Andreas, this is just inconceivable for me,’ Ruecker told the Reuters news agency.”

Why haven’t we heard from Andreas Lubitz’ parents, grandparents or fiancee? Why haven’t his doctors been named or his records been released to support the unsubstantiated allegations that he was hiding a mental illness from his employer? Where is the flight data recorder memory chip? These are just a few of the many unanswered questions that have been glossed over in the rush to judgment against Andreas Lubitz.

Here’s my first take on this awful tragedy and why the truth matters.

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