Ethiopian investigators urged Boeing to review its flight control system and said pilots of state carrier Ethiopian Airlines had carried out proper procedures in the first official findings on the crash of a 737 MAX jet that killed 157 people.
The pilots of the crashed Ethiopian Airlines jet had followed the procedures, says WSJ.
Ethiopian Airlines plane crash has “clear similarities” with October’s crash.
Ethiopian Airlines flight 302 had an unusually high speed after take-off.
The United States grounded Boeing Co’s money-spinning 737 MAX aircraft on Wednesday over safety fears.
The US aviation regulator said on Tuesday it would not ground Boeing Co 737 MAX planes after a crash in Ethiopia that killed 157 people, bucking a trend of countries around the world that have suspended the aircraft’s operations.
A prize-winning author, a football official and humanitarian workers perish in the crash.
The Ethiopian Airlines plane was making a strange rattling noise and trailed smoke.
China’s Civil Aviation Administration announced it would suspend operations for all Boeing 737 Max 8 aircraft.
Ethiopian Airlines grounds its Boeing Co 737 MAX 8 fleet until further notice.
An Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 passenger jet to Nairobi crashed early yesterday with 149 passengers and eight crew members aboard, the airline said, and there were no survivors, according to the state broadcaster.