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France / Plane Crash / Co-Pilot / A Discussion (Part I) #1081140

CNN Evening News for Monday, Mar 30, 2015
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(Studio: Wolf Blitzer) New reports about the mental & medical problems for Germanwings co-pilot Andreas Lubitz, who crashed Flight 9525 into the French Alps, introduced.

(Dusseldorf: Pamela Brown) Lubitz's mental disorders examined; scenes shown of Lubitz in a glider plane; details given about evidence found at his house & his recent medical exam. [Prosecutor's spokesman Christophe KUMPA@- says we have not found anything about his motivation.]

(Studio: Wolf Blitzer; Atlanta: Sanjay Gupta) The evidence about Lubitz's mental state based on his anti-psychotic medications discussed,

(Studio: Wolf Blitzer) Live discussion held with Dr. Drew Pinsky, attorney Justin Green & former FAA aerospace medical examiner Dr. Warren Silberman about pilots & medical conditions. [SILBERMAN - talks about the medical exams for pilots.] [GREEN - talks about the screening process & Lubitz's conditions, getting treatment for pilots.] [PINSKY - talks about strict privacy laws in Germany.]

Blitzer, Wolf;
Brown, Pamela;
Gupta, Sanjay

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