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'Clear similarity' between Ethiopia and Indonesia plane crashes

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By Adam Arnold, news reporter There is a “clear similarity” between last weekend’s Ethiopian Airlines crash and October’s Lion Air crash in Indonesia, says Ethiopia’s transport minister. Dagmawit Moges cited preliminary data retrieved from the flight data recorder of the Ethiopian Airlines plane. The official claimed the black box from the 10 March disaster was Read More

Substitute for Boeing Max? Russian MC-21 passenger jet to debut at MAKS 2019 Air Show

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The public debut of the Russian Irkut MC-21-300 with a passenger interior is scheduled for this year’s Moscow International Aviation and Space Salon (MAKS 2019), which runs from August 27 to September 1. The presentation will “visually demonstrate to potential customers and future passengers one of the most important competitive advantages of the Russian airliner Read More

Airlines fear long grounding of Boeing 737 MAX jets after Ethiopian crash

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PARIS/ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – The grounding of Boeing’s 737 MAX jets after the crash in Ethiopia has had no immediate financial impact on airlines using the planes, but it will get painful for the industry the longer they do not fly, companies and analysts said on Friday. Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 crashed soon after take-off Read More

Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 MAX 8 crash: Questions that remain unanswered

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The crash of the 737 MAX 8 jet in Ethiopia has rocked the world and apparently spelled hard times for Boeing. The incident itself – as well as its aftermath – has also raised some questions that need to be answered. In the wake of the tragedy, the US manufacturer struggles to contain the fallout Read More

Boeing black box review begins in France, aviation world waits

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PARIS/ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – Investigators in France on Friday examined the black boxes of a Boeing 737 MAX that crashed in Ethiopia as a spooked global airline industry waited to see if the cause was similar to a disaster in Indonesia months before. Ethiopian Airlines flight 302 crashed soon after take-off from Addis Ababa last Read More

French investigators start black box data review from Ethiopia crash

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WASHINGTON/PARIS/ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – France’s air safety agency on Friday began studying data from the black boxes of a Boeing 737 MAX plane that crashed in Ethiopia, as regulators the world over grounded the plane and the U.S. planemaker halted deliveries of its latest model. Men unload a case containing the black boxes from the Read More

French investigators set to examine black box data from Ethiopia crash

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WASHINGTON/PARIS/ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – French investigators on Friday will begin analyzing data from the black boxes of the Boeing 737 Max plane that crashed after takeoff from Addis Ababa killing 157 people, the second such calamity involving the aircraft since October. Men unload a case containing the black boxes from the crashed Ethiopian Airlines Boeing Read More

Ethiopian Airlines flight reported trouble soon after takeoff: NYT

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An American family lays flowers for their daughter, who died in the Ethiopian Airlines Flight ET 302 plane crash, after a commemoration ceremony at the scene of the crash, near the town of Bishoftu, southeast of Addis Ababa, Ethiopia March 13, 2019. REUTERS/Baz Ratner (Reuters) – The Boeing 737 Max 8 that crashed in Ethiopia Read More

Ethiopia crash may test Boeing's success in defeating U.S. lawsuits: legal experts

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(Reuters) – The crash of Boeing Co’s 737 MAX 8 passenger jet in Ethiopia raises the chances that families of the 157 victims, even non-U.S. residents, will be able to sue in U.S. courts, where payouts are larger than in other countries, some legal experts said. A Saudi man who’s brother died in the Ethiopian Read More

Despite Andean sun, renewable energy in Colombia faces cloudy outlook

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YUMBO, Colombia (Reuters) – The 36,000 solar panels gleam in the tropical heat of a valley outside the city of Yumbo in western Colombia, feeding dozens of megawatts to a nearby soft drinks factory as well as the national grid. FILE PHOTO: Solar photovoltaic array is seen at a solar power field of the company Read More