The Civil Aviation Administration of China ordered all domestic carriers to stop flying the aircraft on Monday, March 11, pending an investigation. Hainan Airlines operates 16 of the aircraft. Photo: Boeing

China’s decision to ground Boeing 737 MAX 8 driven by safety concerns, not US-China trade war: experts say

  • Civil Aviation Administration of China ordered domestic carriers to temporarily ground the aircraft after fatal Ethiopian Airlines crash on Sunday
  • Likes of Singapore, Indonesia and Australia have also followed suit despite assurances from the US Federal Aviation Administration
Topic |   China economy

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The Civil Aviation Administration of China ordered all domestic carriers to stop flying the aircraft on Monday, March 11, pending an investigation. Hainan Airlines operates 16 of the aircraft. Photo: Boeing
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Victor Tsang died in the Ethiopian Airlines crash on Sunday. He was 37. Photo: Twitter

Hongkonger who worked for UN and died in Ethiopian Airlines crash remembered as ‘passionate, inspirational and global-minded’

  • Victor Tsang worked on gender equality for United Nations, and was married with a young son
  • More than 150 people were killed on Sunday when a Boeing 737 crashed outside Addis Ababa
Topic |   Plane crashes and aviation accidents

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Victor Tsang died in the Ethiopian Airlines crash on Sunday. He was 37. Photo: Twitter
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