Torn-up sick notes show crash pilot should have been grounded

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DUESSELDORF - German authorities said on Friday they had found torn-up sick notes showing that the pilot who crashed a plane into the French Alps was suffering from an illness that should have grounded him on the day of the tragedy. | Video

Torn-up sick notes show crash pilot should have been grounded

DUESSELDORF - German authorities said on Friday they had found torn-up sick notes showing that the pilot who crashed a plane into the French Alps was suffering from an illness that should have grounded him on the day of the tragedy. | Video

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