Exactly one year ago, a Germanwings Airbus crashed into a mountainside in France, killing 150 people. The co-pilot, who had been treated for mental illness, downed the aircraft deliberately. The victims were commemorated on Thursday.
A mistake during maintenance work caused last year's Bundeswehr helicopter crash in Mali while on a UN mission, claims Germany's armed forces. The Airbus UH Tiger plunged uncontrollably, killing its two pilots.
The nose gear tires were shorn off as the VietJet Airbus A321neo landed after a 340-kilometer flight from Ho Chi Minh City. The jet had been delivered just two weeks before the incident.
A rescue worker has perished after helping recover body parts from the wreckage of a jet that went down off Indonesia. Divers have also located the plane's fuselage, which may reveal more about the cause of the crash.
The mysterious crash of a brand new Boeing aircraft in Indonesia has drawn attention to the country's poor air safety record. However, experts are warning against drawing speculative conclusions.
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