It was announced yesterday that the “Boeing 737 Max” type jet passenger plane belonging to American Airlines made an emergency landing in Newark city of New Jersey, the USA due to engine failure.
It was stated that the passengers on the plane departing from Miami and landing in Newark are in good health.
There were 95 passengers and 6 crew members on board.
Boeing was criticized for aircraft accidents caused by a production failure in the flight control system of the 737 Max passenger aircraft.
Boeing 737 Max type plane crashes have been experienced before
In Indonesia, Lion Airlines’ flight number “JT 610” Boeing 737 Max 8 aircraft crashed into the sea on October 29, 2018, shortly after taking off from Jakarta to the city of Pangkal Pinang on Sumatra Island.
The accident, in which 189 people died, went down in history as the first accident of this type of aircraft.
Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 Max 8 type passenger plane also crashed on March 10, 2019, shortly after taking off from Addis Ababa to Nairobi, the capital of Kenya, 157 people on the plane died.
After the win in Ethiopia, Turkey, China, Ethiopia, Great Britain, Germany, France, many countries, the Netherlands and Austria also among them, “the Boeing 737 Max” type temporarily stop the operation of aircraft and airspace had been closed to these aircraft.
It was determined that both accidents were caused by a data mismatch between the sensors that adjust the elevation angle on the aircraft.
The USA and Brazil launched commercial flights of Boeing 737 Maxs in 2020.