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UK also took Precautionary measure #BanBoeing

The Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) of UK has banned the Boeing 737 MAX from operating in or over UK airspace “as a precautionary measure”.

This decision is tooked after an Ethiopian Airlines plane crashed on Sunday, killing 157 people on board. It was the second fatal accident involving the 737 Max 8 model in less than five months.

In a move that was welcomed by British pilots, the CAA said the directive would remain in place until further notice.


In a statement, it said it took the decision because it did not currently have “sufficient information” from the flight data recorder about the fatal crash.Tui Airways and Norwegian both operate the Boeing Max 8 in the UK as part of their fleets.

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