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Old 12th Mar 2019, 18:45
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Originally Posted by Swiss51 View Post
EASA just closed the entire European airspace for B737-8 MAX
Yep, at 19Z today:

“As a precautionary measure, EASA has published today an Airworthiness Directive, effective as of 19:00 UTC, suspending all flight operations of all Boeing Model 737-8 MAX and 737-9 MAX aeroplanes in Europe."

"In addition EASA has published a Safety Directive, effective as of 19:00 UTC, suspending all commercial flights performed by third-country operators into, within or out of the EU of the above mentioned models.”
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