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Some 29 Turkish Airlines passengers hurt by turbulence headed to New York

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March 10, 2019 More than two dozen people were injured and at least 10 were taken to a hospital after a Turkish Airlines flight encountered severe turbulence on its approach to New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport on Saturday, officials said. The New York Fire Department said it was treating 29 passengers for “non-life-threatening […]

U.S. to send teams to assist in Ethiopian Airlines crash

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March 10, 2019 The U.S. National Transportation Safety Board will send four people to assist in the fatal Ethiopian Airlines crash, an NTSB spokesman said on Sunday. The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration is also monitoring developments concerning the crash, a statement said. “We are in contact with the State Department and plan to join the […]

Ethiopian Airlines flight crashes, killing 157

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March 10, 2019 An Ethiopian Airlines passenger jet bound for Nairobi crashed minutes after take-off on Sunday, killing all 157 people on board and raising questions about the safety of the Boeing 737 MAX 8, a new model that also crashed in Indonesia in October. Sunday’s flight left Bole airport in Addis Ababa at 8:38 […]