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150 die in French Alps air crash

Lufthansa budget carrier Germanwings's Airbus was flying from Barcelona to Dusseldorf; Merkel to follow her ministers to Alpine region

French police and Gendarmerie Alpine rescue units gather as they prepare to reach the crash site.


AN Airbus operated by Lufthansa's Germanwings budget airline crashed in a remote snowy area of the French Alps on Tuesday, killing all 150 on board including 16 schoolchildren.

Germanwings confirmed its flight 4U 9525 from Barcelona to Duesseldorf crashed with 144...

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