More than half of all Boeing 737 ceased operations

Более половины всех Boeing 737 прекратили полеты

The EU and many other countries around the world temporarily banned flights of the Boeing 737 Max. Meanwhile, in Ukraine such a ban not only not introduced, but are planning to buy a new similar aircraft.

More than half of the world fleet of Boeing 737 MAX stopped flying after the crash on the flight Ethiopian airlines ET302. On Tuesday, March 12, reported Vedomosti.

So, the European aviation safety Agency (EASA) has suspended flights of aircraft of type Boeing 737 Max 8 as the European airlines and third countries, carrying out flights to Europe.

Informed about the prohibition to use the Boeing 737 Max, said Ethiopia, China, Netherlands, Ireland, UK, New Zealand, Australia, Singapore, Malaysia, Vietnam, Morocco.

Also stopped flights on the liners Brazil, India, Argentina, Indonesia, South Korea, Mexico, South Africa.

At the same time, the U.S. refused to suspend the operation of Boeing 737 Max 8 for “no reason”.

Well as in the air traffic control of the Russian Federation stated that Russia will not restrict flights of the Boeing 737 MAX 8 over its territory.

A Ukrainian airline MAU and SkyUp Airlines, despite the disaster in Ethiopia, are not going to abandon the purchase of Boeing 737 MAX 8.

“Ukraine international airlines” will receive one Boeing 737 MAX 8 at the end of March and two more by the end of this year.

CEO SkyUp Airlines Eugene Hojnacki said: “the Situation in Ethiopia will not affect the company’s decision SkyUp Airlines on the acquisition of Boeing 737 MAX 8. We have at our disposal enough time to collect information about the results of the investigation to the commissioning of the aircraft of this type.”

Meanwhile, the market capitalization of the airline’s Boeing fell by 26.6 billion us dollars after the tragedy in Ethiopia. It follows from the data of Yahoo Finance.

So, before the crash the value of the shares of the company at the end of trading Friday, I made 422,5 billion, capitalizing 238,7 billion. Since the beginning of the working week after the fall of the liner stock fell to 375,4 billion, and market capitalization decreased by 26.6 billion to $ 212,1 bln.

We will remind, on March 10, Boeing 737 Max 8 of Ethiopian Airlines airline performing flight from Addis Ababa to Nairobi, crashed 60 kilometres East of the capital of Ethiopia. The plane crash claimed the lives of 157 people.

As you know, the collapse 8МАХ in Ethiopia happened in four months after a plane crash in Indonesia. Then new Boeing 737 MAX 8 crashed into the sea shortly after taking off from Jakarta. Killed 189 people aboard.

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