US Drops Boeing Max 8s
President Donald Trump announced Wednesday that all Boeing 737 Max 8 planes will be grounded. The U.S. now joins dozens of countries that took action after Sunday’s deadly Ethiopian Airlines crash, including Canada whose transportation minister said that country experts found similarities between the crash near Addis Adaba and one involving Lion Air in October.
What about the black box data? American safety officials are reportedly lobbying their Ethiopian counterparts to send the cockpit recorders to the U.S. rather than the U.K.
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