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Lion Air Pilots Were Checking the 737 Max 8's Handbook Right Before the Plane Crashed

Lion Air Pilots Were Checking the 737 Max 8's Handbook Right Before the Plane CrashedThe pilots of Lion Air Flight 610 looked to a handbook for guidance as the plane plummeted.



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Here is what happens when you try to open a plane door mid-flight

Here is what happens when you try to open a plane door mid-flightThe possibility of opening a plane door depends on the air pressure as the plane's elevation changes.



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Ethiopian official: 'Clear similarities' between catastrophic Boeing plane crashes

Ethiopian official: 'Clear similarities' between catastrophic Boeing plane crashesAs Ethiopians mourned those killed in last Sunday's plane crash, the transport minister said there are 'clear similarities' with an October accident.



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'Why would you die?' Bereaved seek answers at plane crash site

'Why would you die?' Bereaved seek answers at plane crash siteFrom a quiet farmland at the base of rolling hills outside Ethiopia’s capital, the sound of wailing rang through the air. All 157 people on Ethiopian Airlines flight ET302 died when their Boeing 737 MAX 8 crashed just six minutes after departing Addis Ababa on Sunday, heading for Nairobi. Relatives began trickling to the site of the obliterated jet on Wednesday, some bussed in by Ethiopian Airlines, others on their own steam.



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Boeing takes hit to its reputation after 2 plane crashes

Boeing takes hit to its reputation after 2 plane crashesNEW YORK (AP) — In an era of unprecedented airline safety, Boeing's newest version of its best-selling airliner has crashed twice in less than six months, killing 346 people and delivering a massive blow to the company's reputation.



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PHOTOS: Ethiopia plane crash

PHOTOS: Ethiopia plane crashAn Ethiopian Airlines plane with 157 people on board, including eight Americans, crashed Sunday just minutes after taking off from Ethiopia's capital, according to the airline and reports.



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UN mourns after 21 staff killed in Ethiopia plane crash

UN mourns after 21 staff killed in Ethiopia plane crashFlags flew at half-staff at the United Nations on Monday after 21 UN employees were killed in an Ethiopian Airlines plane crash that Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said marked a “sad day” for the world body. Guterres led delegates at the opening of the annual gathering on women’s rights at the General Assembly in observing a moment of silence in honor of the victims. “A global tragedy has hit close to home — and the United Nations is united in grief,” he said at the Commission on the Status of Women.



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Plane makes emergency landing after suspected fire, passengers evacuated

Plane makes emergency landing after suspected fire, passengers evacuatedAir Transat Flight 942 was on its way from Montreal to Fort Lauderdale, Florida, when it reported a possible fire in the cargo hold and was diverted to Newark.



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A Plane Carrying 157 People Crashed in Ethiopia. Here's What We Know So Far

A Plane Carrying 157 People Crashed in Ethiopia. Here's What We Know So FarA plane carrying 157 people crashed just minutes after takeoff on Sunday



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The Latest: Plane likely held major UN summit attendees

The Latest: Plane likely held major UN summit attendeesADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — The Latest on Ethiopian Airlines crash (all times local):



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