China Grounds Entire Fleet Of Boeing 737-8 Planes Following Ethiopian Air Crash
Reuters reports that China’s civil aviation regulator has suspended operations of all Boeing 737 MAX 8 jets in its fleet.
Aviation officials asked domestic airlines to suspend the commercial operations of the planes by 6:00 p.m.
Local time one day after the deadly crash of a 737 MAX 8 by Ethiopian Airlines.
The Ethiopian Airlines aircraft is the same model plane as the Lion Air flight that crashed into the Java Sea shortly after take-off from Jakarta on Oct.
29, killing all 189 people on board.