Germanwings co-pilot had medical note for day of crash, hid illness. Doctors note found in trash bin.
Documents found in the co-pilot’s home suggest he “kept his illness secret from his employer,” and had been declared by a medical doctor as unfit to work.
A letter found in a waste bin in Andreas Lubitz’s apartment indicated he “was declared by a medical doctor unfit to work,” Dusseldorf prosecutor Kumpa said. The medical leave notes issued by a doctor for Lubitz included the day of the crash.
Germanwings co-pilot Andreas Lubitz is said to have suffered from depression as per REUTERS.