Pieces of the wreckage of Ethiopian Airlines flight ET 302 are piled at the crash site near Bishoftu, Ethiopia, on Wednesday. Photo: EPA

737 disaster clue: device found in wreckage shows doomed Ethiopian Airlines plane was set to dive

  • Source familiar with investigation says evidence helped persuade US regulators to ground the model
  • Company says software upgrade for Boeing 737 MAX will be rolled out in the coming weeks, and timeline for deploying the fix has not changed
Topic |   Boeing

TOP PICKS

Pieces of the wreckage of Ethiopian Airlines flight ET 302 are piled at the crash site near Bishoftu, Ethiopia, on Wednesday. Photo: EPA
READ FULL ARTICLE
Relatives of a victim mourn at the site of the Ethiopian Airlines plane crash site near Bishoftu, Ethiopia. Photo: Xinhua

Wailing mourners from around the world descend on crash site of Ethiopia Airlines’ Boeing 737 MAX 8, but find no answers and nothing to bury

  • Devastated mourners flung themselves onto the ground, still littered with business cards, seat covers and shards of aluminium
  • A melting pot of the bereaved grieved in their own ways, some praying, some scooping soil, while others up offered fruit, flowers, or Chinese chocolates
Topic |   Plane crashes and aviation accidents

TOP PICKS

Relatives of a victim mourn at the site of the Ethiopian Airlines plane crash site near Bishoftu, Ethiopia. Photo: Xinhua
READ FULL ARTICLE