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Boeing 737 Max 8: List of countries that have grounded the jumbo aircraft

In wake of the safety concerns arising after the Ethiopian airline crash that killed all 157 onboard, countries across the globe including, India, China, Australia, USA, and Europe have grounded Boeing 737 Max 8 aircraft. Here's the list of countries that have banned Boeing 737 Max 8 from flying: 

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New Delhi Published on: March 14, 2019 14:35 IST
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A total of 50 countries, including the US, has either grounded or banned the Boeing 737 Max 8 planes.

US President Donald Trump spoke to the media that decision was fact-based. More than 370 Boeing 737 Max jets in global fleets, 74 are flown by US airlines, according to the FAA. 

The black boxes from the Ethiopian Airlines flight 302 will arrive in Paris for analysis on Thursday morning, a vital clue into what caused the Nairobi-bound aircraft to crash six minutes after take-off from Addis Ababa.

Boeing issued a statement saying they would recommend the temporary global suspension of the entire 737 Max fleet.

Here's a complete list of countries who have now grounded or banned the Boeing 737 Max 8 Aircraft after the Ethiopian Airlines crash that killed all 157 people on board. We will keep updating the list as and when we have the information. 

S.no.  Countries
1. Australia
2. Austria
3. Belgium
4. Bulgaria
5. Bermuda
6. Canada
7. China
8. Croatia
9. Cyprus
10. Czech. Republic
11. Denmark
12. Egypt
13. Estonia
14. Finland
15. France
16. Germany
17. Greece
18. Hungary
19. India
20. Indonesia
21. Iraq
22. Ireland
23. Italy
24. Kuwait
25. Latvia
26. Lebanon
27. Lithuania
28. Luxembourg
29. Malaysia
30. Malta
31. Mexico
32. Mongolia
33. Netherlands
34. New Zealand
35. Oman
36. Panama
37. Poland
38. Portugal
39. Romania
40. Singapore
41. Slovakia
42. Slovenia
43. Spain
44. Sweden
45. Switzerland 
46. Thailand
47. Turkey
48. United Arab Emirates
49. United Kingdom
50. United States

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