Canada grounds Boeing 737 MAX 8 and MAX 9 aircraft
Canada grounds Boeing 737 MAX 8 and MAX 9 aircraft
Pilots didn’t trust the Boeing Max 8 and now flyers are rejecting them
15 March, 2019, 00:58
As of Tuesday night, only Canada and the USA had not grounded the aircraft following Sunday's plane crash just minutes after takeoff from Addis Ababa in Ethiopia.
Boeing, which maintained that its planes were safe to fly, said it supported the move to temporarily ground 737 MAX flights.
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The full extent of the impact of the bans on worldwide travel routes was unclear.
Air Canada has 24 Max 8 aircraft (out of 184 in its main fleet), which it uses mainly for domestic and US routes, while Calgary-based WestJet Airlines Ltd. has 13 Max 8s (out of about 150 planes).
"We make our own decisions in Canada and occasionally those decisions may be different from our colleagues south of the border", Garneau said.
The EU aviation safety agency also closed European airspace to MAX planes. In a dramatic development, the European Aviation Safety Agency has split with the Federal Aviation Administration in banning the Max, leaving the U.S. regulator isolated in insisting that it's still safe to fly.
United States carriers have so far appeared to maintain confidence in Boeing, which has been ordered by the FAA to make changes to flight systems and pilot training procedures.
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