United States

Jason Neely

Ethiopia inquiry shows Boeing MAX hurtling uncontrolled to disaster

Apr 11 2019

(This April 4 story has been refilled to correctly say victim was Ralph Nader's grand-niece, not niece)

Bereaved families blame Boeing after Ethiopia crash report

Apr 05 2019

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia/NAKURU, Kenya Mourning families of Ethiopian Airlines passengers who died in last month's crash are asking awkward and angry questions of U.S. planemaker Boeing after closely following a preliminary report into the disaster.

Ethiopian crash report highlights sensors, software, leaves questions

Apr 05 2019

ADDIS ABABA/SEATTLE Faulty sensor readings and multiple automatic commands to push down the nose of a Boeing plane contributed to last month's fatal crash in Ethiopia, leaving the crew struggling to regain control, according to a preliminary accident report. | Video

Ethiopia to issue first Boeing investigation report on Thursday

Apr 03 2019

ADDIS ABABA/SEATTLE/PARIS Investigators will release on Thursday a keenly awaited report on the deadly crash of an Ethiopian Airlines jet, Ethiopia's Transport Ministry said, giving the first official clues to the second crash of a new Boeing 737 MAX in five months. | Video

Ethiopian Airlines pilots initially used Boeing emergency procedures before crash: WSJ

Apr 03 2019

SINGAPORE/ADDIS ABABA The pilots of an Ethiopian Airlines 737 MAX jet that crashed last month had initially followed Boeing Co's emergency procedures but later deviated from them as they tried to regain control of the plane, the Wall Street Journal said on Wednesday.

No Ethiopia plane crash report on Monday, maybe this week: source

Apr 01 2019

ADDIS ABABA Ethiopia will not release a preliminary report into the causes of last month's Ethiopian Airlines crash on Monday, as previously expected, but may publish it this week, a source familiar with the transport ministry told Reuters.

World News

Thai protest leader released after Wednesday arrest

One of Thailand's protest leaders, Patsaravalee "Mind" Tanakitvibulpon, was released on Thursday after being arrested a day earlier on charges related to emergency measures imposed last week to stop protests, she said.