JAKARTA (Reuters) – Indonesia will briefly ground Boeing 737 MAX 8 plane managing in the place for inspection, the director conventional of aviation described on Monday, in the wake of the fatal crash of one of the planes in Ethiopia.
A Nairobi-specified Boeing 737 MAX 8 operated by Ethiopian Airways crashed minutes following takeoff from Addis Ababa on Sunday, killing all 157 on board.
“One of the tactics that is turning into taken by the air transportation directorate is conducting an inspection by briefly grounding (Boeing 737 Max 8 planes), to make specified that this fashion of plane is airworthy,” the Indonesian formal, Polana Pramesti, described in assertion.
The inspection is established to get begun on Tuesday, with nationwide supplier Garuda Indonesia now managing one MAX 8 and spending plan supplier Lion Air 10 planes.
Extremely very last Oct, a 737 MAX 8 operated by Lion Air crashed 13 minutes following purchase-off from the Indonesian hard cash of Jakarta on a domestic flight, killing all 189 on board.
Reporting by Bernadette Christina Munthe Producing by Ed Davies Modifying by Clarence Fernandez