12 Mar 2019

UK bans Boeing 737 Max planes after Ethiopian Airlines crash

Culture Correspondent

The European Union Aviation Safety Agency has suspended the Boeing 737 MAX 8 from flying into or over its airspace. It joins the UK in banning the planes following the Ethiopian Airlines crash on Sunday that killed 157 people.

The jets are still flying in the US, but Australia, Singapore and Malaysia have also stopped them flying in their airspace. We also learnt more today about those who died in the crash.