Ethiopian Airlines: Current Affairs, GK & News - 2020-2021
Two Indians honoured by UN for their sacrifice
Published: May 8, 2019
About 115 peacekeepers from 43 different nations, who sacrificed their lives in line of duty were paid tribute by UN Secretary General, Antonio Guterres along with other top UN officials and Peacekeeping personnel. Among those honoured by global organisation were two Indians named Jitender Kumar and Shikha Garg. They lost their lives in paece keeping ..
Month: Current Affairs - May, 2019
How Ethiopian Pilot battled Boeing 737 Max ”Reasons of the crash found
Published: April 6, 2019
The Ethiopian airlines flight 302 that took off in March 10 from Addis Ababa crashed with 157 people killing them all. In every aircraft system, as the speed and altitude reading goes haywire, a device called stick shaker gets activated. It is on the left side of the cockpit. This mechanism makes loud noise ..
Where was Black Box of Boeing 737 MAX 8 sent for further probe?
Published: March 16, 2019
The Black Box of the crashed Ethiopian Airline aircraft has been sent to France for further investigation. The global airline industry is awaiting the results of the probe to find the real cause of the plane crash. Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 had crashed soon after the taking off from the Addis Ababa airport last week ..
Topics: Airlines • Aviation • Boeing 737 MAX • Boeing 737 MAX groundings • Ethiopian Airlines • Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 • In Ethiopia • Lion Air • Oromia Region • SkyTeam • Southwest Airlines fleet
US not to down Boeing 737 MAX 8
Published: March 13, 2019
United States of America has ruled out all speculations grounding the Boeing 737 MAX 8 aeroplanes thus walking out of the line of countries which have taken the measure after a second consecutive air-crash involving the same model within 5 months when the Indonesian air crash had claimed lives of all onboard. Boeing had asked ..
Topics: Aircraft • Airlines • All Nippon Airways • Aviation • Boeing 737 • Boeing 737 MAX • Boeing 737 MAX groundings • Boeing 737 Next Generation • Ethiopian Airlines • Lion Air • Low-cost carriers • Star Alliance
SC Verdict: Foreign airlines under consumer forum ambit
Published: November 4, 2011
Recently, a bench of Supreme Court of India has passed an important ruling that foreign airlines, even if state-owned, enjoy no immunity from proceedings before consumer forum in India for redressal of grievances relating to deficiency in service. The Judgement said that while deciding that Ethiopian Airlines would be facing proceedings relating to late delivery ..