French Alps

May 31, 2015
May 31, 2015

Kerry 'hurts leg' in bicycle crash

US Secretary of State John Kerry has been taken to hospital in Switzerland after a biking accident in the nearby French Alps.

March 30, 2015
March 30, 2015

Alps crash: Lubitz 'had treatment for suicidal tendencies'

The co-pilot of the crashed Germanwings plane, Andreas Lubitz, had received treatment for suicidal tendencies before getting his pilot license

March 30, 2015
March 30, 2015

Germanwings crash: 78 DNA strands isolated

Five days after Germanwings flight 4U 9525 crashed in the French Alps killing all 150 on board, investigators say they have isolated 78 DNA strands.

March 29, 2015
March 29, 2015

Briton’s father in plea to airlines

The father of a British man,Paul Bramley, killed in the Alps air crash urges airlines to look after their pilots "properly".

March 28, 2015
March 28, 2015

Germanwings co-pilot knew French Alps

The co-pilot suspected of crashing a German airliner into the French Alps, killing himself and 149 others, knew the region from gliding holidays

March 26, 2015
March 26, 2015

Co-pilot ‘wanted to destroy the plane’

The co-pilot of the Germanwings plane that crashed into the French Alps on Tuesday appears to want to "destroy the plane"

March 26, 2015
March 26, 2015

Families to visit Alps crash site

Relatives and friends of the 150 passengers and crew on Germanwings Flight 4U 9525 are due to go to the crash site high in the French Alps.

March 24, 2015
March 24, 2015

148 feared dead in German plane crash

Lufthansa's Germanwings budget airline crashes in a remote area of the French Alps. All 148 passengers and crew members are feared dead.