Germanwings flight crashes in French Alps, 150 presumed dead

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SEYNE-LES-ALPES, FRANCE - Investigators are still trying to figure out what caused a Germanwings flight to crash in the French Alps. The 150 people on board, including two babies and six crew members are presumed dead.

The plane was traveling from Spain to Germany when officials say it plunged 32,000 feet in just eight minutes. Seventy-two of the 144 passengers were German citizens, 16 of them were students on their way home from an exchange program.

There were people from at least 15 different countries on board, including opera singers, and even people from the U.S. Unfortunately, none of the bodies have been found yet, but investigators have found one of the black boxes that contains an audio file. One of the pilots on board Germanwings Flight 9525 was locked out of the cockpit when the plane crashed Tuesday, a senior military official told The New York Times, citing evidence from the cockpit voice recorder.

Crews are still searching for the second black box.

As for the cause of the wreck, terrorism hasn't been ruled out just yet.

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