Ethiopia

Associated Press
April 04, 2019 - 9:57 am
by Elias Meseret ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — The pilots of a doomed Ethiopian Airlines jet followed all of Boeing's recommended procedures when the plane started to nose dive but still couldn't save it, according to a preliminary report released Thursday by the Ethiopian government. The plane...
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Associated Press
March 15, 2019 - 8:48 am
by Elias Meseret & Mulugeta Ayene HEJERE, Ethiopia (AP) — Analysis of the flight recorders of the crashed Ethiopian Airlines plane has begun, the airline said Friday, and The New York Times reported that the pilot requested permission "in a panicky voice" to return to the airport shortly after...
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Associated Press
March 14, 2019 - 8:27 am
by Elias Meseret & Yidnek Kirubel HEJERE, Ethiopia (AP) — Flight recorders from a doomed Ethiopian Airlines flight arrived in France for analysis Thursday as frustrated relatives of the 157 people killed stormed out of a meeting with airline officials in Addis Ababa. Sunday's crash was the...
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Associated Press
March 13, 2019 - 8:51 am
HEJERE, Ethiopia (AP) — The Latest on The Latest on Ethiopian Airlines crash (all times local): 3:05 p.m. An Ethiopian Airlines spokesman confirms that the black box from Sunday's crashed plane will be sent to Europe. Asrat Begashaw has declined to tell The Associated Press which country will be...
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Associated Press
March 12, 2019 - 9:18 am
by Elias Meseret & Yidnek Kirubel HEJERE, Ethiopia (AP) — A growing number of airlines grounded a new Boeing plane involved in the Ethiopian Airlines disaster as a global team of investigators began picking through the rural crash site on Tuesday. Some airlines cited worried customers for...
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March 11, 2019 - 5:13 pm
By ELIAS MESERET and YIDNEK KIRUBEL Associated Press HEJERE, Ethiopia (AP) — Airlines in Ethiopia, China, Indonesia and elsewhere grounded the Boeing 737 Max 8 jetliner Monday after the second devastating crash of one of the planes in five months. But Boeing said it had no reason to pull the...
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Associated Press
March 11, 2019 - 8:47 am
by Chrisopher Bodeen 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 shortly after it took off from Addis...
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