Again problems with the Boeing crisis jet. On a flight from Miami to Newark, an engine was switched off – when the machine was in the air. American Airlines announced that the plane landed safely in the end. All passengers could have left the plane normally. The crew is also safe.
Boeing merely stated that the company was aware of the incident and referred to the airline for further information. The US aviation authority FAA announced an investigation.
Two crashes – 346 dead
After two crashes with 346 deaths, the 737 Max was banned from flying for around 20 months and was only allowed back in the USA in November. The reason for the accidents was considered to be defective control software. There is no evidence of a connection to the incident on Friday. (SDA / euc)