An Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 MAX 8 crashed after repeated nose-down commands from the aircraft’s flight control systems, the preliminary report says.
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Ethiopia’s transport minister Dagmawit Moges says the preliminary data from the flight data recorder of the crashed Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 MAX shows a clear similarity with an accident involving Indonesia’s Lion Air in October 2018.
The flight data recorder (FDR) and cockpit voice recorder (CVR) of crashed Ethiopian Airlines flight ET302 have arrived at the offices of the France’s Bureau d’Enquetes & d’Analyses (BEA) in Paris.
An Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 MAX 8 has crashed shortly after takeoff from Addis Ababa’s Bole International Airport, killing all 157 passengers and crew.
The cockpit voice recorder (CVR) and flight data recorder (FDR) from the crashed Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 MAX 8 has been found.