Turkish Airlines grounds its Boeing 737 MAX fleet


Turkish Airlines is suspending all Boeing 737 MAX operations after today due to safety concerns after the Ethiopian Airlines crash.

The Turkish MAX fleet will be idle starting on March 13, 2019. Turkish has 11 MAX 8s and one MAX 9.

Turkey’s Transport and Infrastructure Ministry has announced all MAX operations in Turkey are suspended until further notice.

Top Copyright Photo (all others by Boeing): Turkish Airlines Boeing 737-8 MAX 8 TC-LCN (msn 60056) PAE (Nick Dean). Image: 945930.

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