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Co-pilot barricaded self in cockpit, crashed into Alps

Ignoring the captain's frantic pounding on the door, the co-pilot of the Germanwings jet barricaded himself inside the cockpit and deliberately rammed the plane full speed into the French Alps as passengers screamed in terror, a prosecutor said Thursday. In a split second, all 150 people aboard were dead.

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