A Boeing 737 MAX 8 aeroplane sits on the assembly line in Renton, Washington, on March 27. Photo: AP

Boeing cuts production of troubled 737 MAX by 20 per cent, to focus on fixing software linked to crashes

  • Starting in mid-April, Boeing will cut production of the 737 MAX to 42 planes per month
Topic |   Boeing

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A Boeing 737 MAX 8 aeroplane sits on the assembly line in Renton, Washington, on March 27. Photo: AP
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An investigators at the site of the crash, southeast of Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Photo: Reuters

Ethiopian Airlines crew on doomed Boeing 737 MAX 8 jet followed recommended procedures: preliminary report

  • According to a preliminary report released by Ethiopia’s government, the flight crew carried out all procedures recommended by Boeing when the jet started to nose dive, but could not save it
  • The report was based on data from the recorders of the Boeing 737 MAX 8
Topic |   Africa

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An investigators at the site of the crash, southeast of Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Photo: Reuters
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