Dubai, Mar 13 : The United Arab Emirates General Civil Aviation
Authority (GCAA) issued a Safety Decision banning the operation of all
Boeing 737 MAX 8 jets in country's airspace with effect from
Wednesday, time until further notice.
The GCAA's decision comes following the Ethiopian Airways plane crash
shortly after takeoff on Sunday, killing all 157 people on board a 737
It said the ban was a precautionary measure aimed at protecting public
safety in the air and on the ground. UNI