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By KeithM
#1681362
cotterpot wrote:and the CAA now

https://publicapps.caa.co.uk/modalappli ... il&id=9020

it has been decided that as a precautionary measure that all Boeing 737-8 “MAX” and Boeing 737-9 “MAX” operations in the United Kingdom, whether by UK AOC holders or foreign AOC holders and carriers, should stop until appropriate safeguards are in place.


Keep up, old chap! :)

Yet another case of Missed Post Syndrome?

Seems to be quite common around these here parts. :)
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By PaulB
#1681372
According to ASN the following airlines have grounded their fleets

Cayman Airways
Corendon Airlines (Turkey)
Comair
Ethiopian Airlines
Icelandair
Norwegian
Royal Air Maroc
TUI Netherlands
Turkish Airlines

These countries have banned the aircraft from their airspace

Australia
Belgium
France
Germany
Ireland
Italy
Malaysia
Mongolia
Netherlands
Oman
Poland
United Kingdom

and China & Indonesia have grounded their operators' fleets.

https://news.aviation-safety.net/2019/0 ... ian-crash/
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By Morten
#1681389
mmcp42 wrote:hmm
scenario
flt AB123 takes off (in a 737 MAX)
world decides they can't land in my back yard
AB123 now goes to
join the remaining dots . . . ?!

NAX 4545 scheduled from Stockholm to Tel Aviv just did a 180 over Moldova to return to Stockholm...
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By KeithM
#1681423
Morten wrote:
mmcp42 wrote:hmm
scenario
flt AB123 takes off (in a 737 MAX)
world decides they can't land in my back yard
AB123 now goes to
join the remaining dots . . . ?!

NAX 4545 scheduled from Stockholm to Tel Aviv just did a 180 over Moldova to return to Stockholm...


I wonder what form the passenger announcements are taking at this time? :)
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By Morten
#1681433
KeithM wrote:
Morten wrote:
mmcp42 wrote:hmm
scenario
flt AB123 takes off (in a 737 MAX)
world decides they can't land in my back yard
AB123 now goes to
join the remaining dots . . . ?!

NAX 4545 scheduled from Stockholm to Tel Aviv just did a 180 over Moldova to return to Stockholm...


I wonder what form the passenger announcements are taking at this time? :)


"Since we do not want yet another* of our brand new shiny Boeings stranded in a place we may not be able to fly them back from, we will be returning. This counts as an event beyond our control so you will not be entitled to full compensation under EU law"

* This saga went on for some time... and they only managed to get it back a very short time ago... (could be the same aircraft?)
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