Germanwings Co-Pilot Lubitz Who Crashed Plane Had 18 Months of Psychiatric Treatment for ‘Severe Depressive Episode’

German media reports have revealed that Andreas Lubitz, the co-pilot of Germanwings Flight 9525 who deliberately crashed the plane and killed all 150 people on board, suffered from depression. Lubitz’s flight training was interrupted due to a “severe depressive episode'” six years ago, which required treatment for a year and a half..