An Airbus A320 flying from Barcelona to Düsseldorf crashed in a remote area of the French Alps on Tuesday. Consequently all 150 people on board of which 144 were passengers and six were crew were killed. Among the passengers, 16 were schoolchildren. One of the plane's black box recorders has been found and will be examined soon. It is reported that the weather conditions were calm and that the sky was completely clear with almost no wind at the time of the accident.