US grounds Boeing 737 max 8 after tragic Ethiopian crash
March 11, marked a tragic day in history when Ethiopian Airlines flight 302 crashed only minutes after take-off. Since then several countries and airlines have taken the decision to ground the model which was being flown, the Boeing 737 MAX 8, the latest among them being the United States.
Ethiopian airlines crash: How to respond in such a crisis
Ethiopian Airlines flight ET302 crashed near Bishoftu, southeast of Addis Ababa after taking off from Bole international airport Sunday morning. Aviation Expert and BHK Crisis Communications partner Linden Birns, joins CNBC Africa for more on how to respond in such a crisis.
East Africa’s low cost aviation trends
The introduction of flights by various budget airlines in the great lakes region has greatly improved travel, boosting trade and tourism, two of the area's key economic pillars.
United Airlines under fire over "Leggings-gate"
United Airlines responds to a series of viral tweets that allege the company prohibited two girls from boarding a flight because they were wearing leggings, telling customers, "your leggings are welcome," but not for special pass riders.