He has been identified to be a German citizen Andreas Lubitz, 28, and his actions in the final minutes of the flight are believed to have caused the crash.
“The intention was to destroy the plane,” Robin said, speaking mostly in French.
Phantom Jet Hits Concrete Wall at 500 MPH
See how it more than likely happened – Incredible movie clip. An US F4 Phantom Jet tests the strength of a concrete wall built to withstand a nuclear blast by crashing into it at 500 MPH. A high rate FPS camera is used to watch the plane literally turn into dust.