NYSE Floor Governor Rudy Mass (second from right) works with traders at the post that handles Boeing, on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange on Monday. Photo: AP/Richard Drew

Boeing shares plunge after second deadly crash of its 737 MAX 8

  • Aerospace giant’s shares fell more than 12 per cent in early trading before recovering to end the day down 5.3 per cent
  • China, Indonesia and Ethiopia have grounded the 737 MAX 8 aircraft, which was involved in both crashes, and other carriers have signalled they may follow suit
Topic |   Plane crashes and aviation accidents

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NYSE Floor Governor Rudy Mass (second from right) works with traders at the post that handles Boeing, on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange on Monday. Photo: AP/Richard Drew
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Delegates at the United Nations Environment Assembly in Nairobi observe a minute of silence in memory of the victims of the Ethiopian Airlines crash on March 11, 2019. Photo: Reuters

UN environment talks open under shadow of Ethiopian plane crash

  • Grim start to the annual meeting, with the flag at half-mast and a moment of silence for United Nations staff who died in the disaster
Topic |   United Nations

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Delegates at the United Nations Environment Assembly in Nairobi observe a minute of silence in memory of the victims of the Ethiopian Airlines crash on March 11, 2019. Photo: Reuters
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