Blame Boeing, not human error for Ethiopian plane crash – Preliminary report Updated for 2021

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Updated: March 2, 2021


Human error was not to blame for the Boeing 737 MAX plane crash that killed all 157 people on board last month, a preliminary report said on Thursday.

Ethiopian Minister of Transport, Dagmawit Moges, told journalists on Thursday that the crew did follow all laid down procedures but could not control the nosediving aircraft.

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ADDIS ABABA, ETHIOPIA – APRIL 4 : Ethiopian Transport Minister Dagmawit Moges speaks during a press conference on “Boeing 737 Max 8” crash in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia on April 4, 2019. (Photo by Minasse Wondimu Hailu/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)

Speaking in a news conference, the Minister: “The crew performed all the procedures repeatedly provided by the manufacturer but was not able to control the aircraft.”

The plane continued to nosedive as the pilots battled to control the aircraft.

The Boeing Max 737 crashed six minutes after take-off from Addis Ababa bring it to two the number of Boeing 737 jets that have been involved in fatal accident in just five months.

The Ethiopian investigators urged Boeing to review its flight control technology and said pilots of state carrier Ethiopian Airlines had carried out proper procedures in the first public findings on the crash of a 737 MAX jet that killed 157 people.

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