Ethiopia

A worker walks next to a Boeing 737 MAX 8 airplane parked at Boeing Field, Thursday, March 14, 2019, in Seattle.
Ted S. Warren/AP Photo
March 14, 2019 - 10:25 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — In an era of unprecedented airline safety, Boeing's newest version of its best-selling airliner has crashed twice in less than six months, killing 346 people and delivering a massive blow to the company's reputation. More than 40 countries either grounded the planes or refused to...
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Kristen Johanson
March 13, 2019 - 5:10 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — President Donald Trump has grounded all Boeing 737 Max 8 and 9 aircraft in the aftermath of Sunday's plane crash in Ethiopia. This should have minimal impact on travelers, but one expert is pointing the finger at the top of the Federal Aviation Administration. The FAA...
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Relatives react at the scene where the Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 Max 8 crashed.
Mulugeta Ayene/AP
March 13, 2019 - 1:04 pm
HEJERE, Ethiopia (AP) — Canada joined much of the world in barring the Boeing 737 Max 8 jet from its airspace on Wednesday, saying satellite tracking data shows possible but unproven similarities between the Ethiopian Airliner crash that killed 157 people and a previous crash involving the model...
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Officials from the Aviation Industry Corporation of China pray March 12, 2019, next to offerings of fruit, breads and incense sticks, at the scene where the Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 Max 8 crashed shortly after takeoff.
Mulugeta Ayene/AP
March 12, 2019 - 5:32 pm
HEJERE, Ethiopia (AP) — Much of the world, including the entire European Union, grounded the Boeing jetliner involved in the Ethiopian Airlines crash or banned it from their airspace Tuesday, leaving the United States as one of the few remaining operators of the plane involved in two deadly...
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In this Dec. 15, 2018, photo released by Xinhua News Agency, invited guests take photos of the Boeing 737 Max 8 airplane deliver to Air China during a ceremony at Boeing Zhoushan 737 Completion and Delivery Center in Zhoushan, China.
Xu Yu/Xinhua via AP
March 11, 2019 - 6:45 am
UPDATED: 8:12 a.m. By Christopher Bodeen, Associated Press BEIJING (AP) — Aviation authorities in China, Indonesia and Ethiopia ordered airlines to ground their Boeing 737 Max 8 planes Monday after one crashed in Ethiopia, killing all 157 people on board. The crash of the Ethiopian Airlines jet...
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Family members of the victims involved in a plane crash react at Addis Ababa international airport Sunday, March 10, 2019.
Mulugeta Ayene/AP Photo
March 10, 2019 - 9:10 am
By Elias Meseret and Yidnek Kirubel ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP/KYW Newsradio) — An Ethiopian Airlines jet faltered and crashed Sunday shortly after takeoff from the country's capital, carving a gash in the earth and spreading global grief to 35 countries that had someone among the 157 people who...
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Seth Wenig/AP
November 04, 2018 - 3:45 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Mary Keitany of Kenya and Lelisa Desisa of Ethiopia won the New York City Marathon on Sunday, with Keitany dominating the strong women's field for her fourth victory in the event and Desisa surging ahead of two other runners near the finish line. Desisa, 28, held off countryman...
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