Boeing 737 Max 8 planes grounded after Ethiopian crash

By Meg Wagner, Brian Ries, Veronica Rocha and Ben Westcott, CNN

Updated 1103 GMT (1903 HKT) March 14, 2019
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9:36 a.m. ET, March 12, 2019

 UK bans Boeing 737 MAX 8s from its airspace

From CNN's Rob North

 The UK Civil Aviation Authority has banned Boeing 737 MAX 8 planes from its airspace Tuesday.

“We have, as a precautionary measure, issued instructions to stop any commercial passenger flights from any operator arriving, departing or overflying UK airspace,” the regulator said in a statement.

 Here's more from the agency:

9:32 a.m. ET, March 12, 2019

Oman temporarily suspends Boeing 737 Max operations

From CNN's Hamdi Alkhshali and Paul Murphy

The Omani Civil Aviation authority tweeted Tuesday that it is temporarily suspending the operations of Boeing 737 Max. 

9:32 a.m. ET, March 12, 2019

She flew on a Boeing 737 Max 8 on Monday — but she's rethinking future travel plans now

From CNN's Jason Kravarik

Chang Woo, from Montreal, flew to Los Angeles on Monday on a Boeing 737 Max 8 aircraft — but she didn't realize it was the same kind of plane involved in Sunday's crash until she was already in the air.

"I was already on the plane by that time, so I couldn't really go anywhere," she told CNN after she landed at Los Angeles International Airport.

She said the airline, Air Canada, did not tell passengers what kind of plane they were on, and she only learned about the model by reading markings and lettering on the aircraft.

She said that on future trips, she may avoid booking flights on the model.

“If I can, I would prefer to avoid to not go on that type of plane again," she said.