Lion Air
World  /  Published 14.01.19

Indonesia recovers Lion Air jet's cockpit voice recorder

Navy divers have recovered the cockpit voice recorder of a Lion Air jet that crashed into the Java Sea in October, Indonesian officials said on Monday, in a possible boost to the accident investigatio...
By AP in Jakarta

World  /  Published 21.03.19

Doomed jets lacked two safety features

As the pilots of the doomed Boeing jets in Ethiopia and Indonesia fought to control their planes, they lacked two notable safety features in their cockpits.One reason: Boeing charged extra for them.Fo...
By Hiroko Tabuchi and David Gelles/NYTNS in New York

World  /  Published 14.03.19

Ethiopia mourners storm out of meet

Families of some of the 157 victims of Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 stormed out of a meeting with the airline on Thursday, complaining they were not being given timely information, as others paid the...
By Reuters in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

World  /  Published 12.03.19

Countries, carriers around the globe ground the 737 Max 8

A growing number of airlines around the world have grounded their Boeing 737 Max 8 jets following the crash of an Ethiopian Airlines plane that killed 157 people on Sunday, five months after a similar...
By AP in Singapore

World  /  Published 28.11.18

Jet black box shows struggle of Lion Air pilots

Data from the jetliner that crashed into the Java Sea last month shows the pilots fought to save the plane almost from the moment it took off, as the Boeing 737’s nose was repeatedly forced down, ap...
By James Glanz, Muktita Suhartono and Hannah Beech / New York Times News Service in London


World  /  Published 25.10.19

Lion Air report blames flaws

The first officer told the captain that he had been called at 4am and told to work the flight, which was not on his original schedule. The captain replied that he had the flu. He coughed 15 times in t...
By New York Times News Service in Jakarta

World  /  Published 29.10.18

Indian pilot captained Lion Air flight that crashed

Indian pilot Bhavye Suneja captained the ill-fated Indonesian plane that crashed into the sea on Monday with 188 passengers and crew on board while en-route to Pangkal pinang city, the airline said.Th...
By PTI in Jakarta

World  /  Published 29.10.18

Indonesia flight, with 189 on board, crashes into sea

A Lion Air flight with 189 people on board crashed into the sea just minutes after taking off from Indonesia’s capital on Monday in a blow to the country’s aviation safety record after the lifting...
By AP in Jakarta

World  /  Published 31.10.18

Indonesia believes to have located black box

Indonesian search and rescue workers believe an underwater “pinging” sound they have detected is from the black box of a passenger jet that crashed into the sea with 189 people on board, the count...
By Reuters in Jakarta

World  /  Published 30.10.18

Indonesia crash probe focuses on small tube

Divers scoured the Java Sea on Tuesday looking for clues that could explain why a brand new airliner fell out of the sky just moments after takeoff, killing all 189 people on board.Before Lion Air Fli...
By Russell Goldman/ NYTNS in New York


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