What Really Brought Down the Boeing 737 Max? Sections Skip to content Skip to site index Feature Malfunctions caused two deadly crashes. But an industry that puts unprepared pilots in the cockpit is just as guilty. Credit Credit Photo illustration by Matt Dorfman Supported by ByWilliam Langewiesche Sept. 18, 2019, 5:00 a.m. ET On Oct., 29, 2018, Lion Air Flight 610 taxied toward the runway at the main airport in Jakarta, Indonesia, carrying 189 people bound for Bangka Island, a short flight away. The airplane was the latest version of the Boeing 737, a gleaming new 737 Max that was delivered merely three months before. The captain was a 31-year-old Indian named Bhavye Suneja, who did his initial flight training at a small and now-defunct school in San Carlos, Calif., and opted for an entry-level job with Lion Air in 2011. Lion Air is an aggressive airline that dominates the rapidly expanding Indonesian market in … [Read more...] about What Really Brought Down the Boeing 737 Max?
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More than 80% of readers voting in an online poll think 97 is too old to be driving. More than 400 people took part in the vote, following a car crash involving the Duke of Edinburgh in Norfolk on Thursday. The incident left two people, the driver of the other vehicle and her passenger, needing hospital treatment for cuts and a broken wrist respectively. A nine-month old baby boy was also in the other car, but was uninjured. The crash has brought the debate on an upper age limit for driving back into the spotlight, and you have been having your say on whether or not you think there should be any changes to the law. There is no upper age limit currently in force, but when drivers reach 70 they have to renew their licence every three years.Here's what you had to say about the issue on our social media pages:Tom Martin: "Age isn't the issue, ability is. Reaction times, eye sight and medical conditions. This isn't limited to people over 70, it's simply considered more common in that age … [Read more...] about ‘Age isn’t the issue, ability is’