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Ethiopian police officers walk past the debris of the Ethiopian Airlines Flight ET 302 plane crash in March 2019.

The crashed Ethiopian Airlines 737 Max hit the ground at 575 mph and left a crater 32 feet deep, horrifying details in an official report reveal

The Boeing 737 Max 8 created a crater 92 feet wide and 131 feet long when it crashed into a field, the report said. All 157 people on board died.

A Russian airline tycoon worth $670 million was killed in Germany after her private plane crashed minutes before it was due to land

Natalia Fileva, whose fortune was estimated at about $670 million, was the co-owner of Russia's second biggest airline, S7.
Rescue workers with a part of the Lion Air Boeing Max 737 plane's wreckage in 2018.

The FAA is reportedly planning to rewrite the rules for airline safety after scrutiny for letting Boeing partly regulate itself

FAA and Transportation Department officials will tell Congress that the FAA's "oversight approach" will change, multiple outlets said.
People walk past a part of the wreckage at the scene of the Ethiopian Airlines Flight ET 302 plane crash, near the town of Bishoftu, southeast of Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

‘We are all humbled’: Boeing CEO publishes contrite open letter as 737 Max crash investigations zero in on software linked to 2 plane cras...

Dennis Muilenburg wrote to Ethiopian Airlines and the airline industry to say Boeing had "thought about the lives lost" in two deadly 737 Max crashes.
Rescue team members arrange the wreckage, showing part of the logo of Lion Air flight JT610, that crashed into the sea, at Tanjung Priok port in Jakarta, Indonesia, in October 2018.

The crashed Lion Air 737 Max had the same malfunction the day before, but crew figured out how to stop it. The information never made it to the next f...

The Lion Air Boeing Max 737 8 crew found a way to stop the nose pointing downward, a preliminary report found, but the plane crashed the next day.
Debris is recovered from the crashed Lion Air flight in October 2018.

A cockpit voice recording from doomed Lion Air 737 Max shows pilots scoured the plane’s manual to fix its fatal dive but couldn’t find the...

The investigation into October's Lion Air crash has taken on new significance since the fatal crash of an Ethiopian Airlines 737 Max 8 plane.
People walk past a part of the wreckage at the scene of the Ethiopian Airlines Flight ET 302 plane crash, near the town of Bishoftu, southeast of Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

Here are the most common reasons planes crash

Planes rarely crash due to a single factor. Rather, a plane crash is usually the culmination of a series of factors.
Atlas Air Flight 3591 black box.

Federal investigators reportedly suspect that pilot error played a role in the fatal Amazon Air cargo crash

One pilot told Business Insider that the actions taken during Atlas Air Flight 3591 were "perplexing."
A Saudi man who's brother died in the Ethiopian Airlines Flight ET 302 plane crash at a commemoration ceremony at the scene of the crash, near Bishoftu, southeast of Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, on Wednesday.

The black boxes from the Ethiopian Airlines crash are being sent to France instead of the US — a sharp break with precedent that could be seen a...

An Ethiopian Airlines official said the choice to send the black boxes to Europe and not the US was a strategic one for the airline and government.