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Crashed Ethiopian 737 MAX pilot requested return clearance

Credit: Ethiopian Airlines
The pilot of the Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 MAX 8 that crashed March 10 issued a distress call, according to the airline’s group CEO Tewolde Gebremariam.

 

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