Current Events: Trump Announces Ban of Boeing 737 Max Flights

Title:  Trump Announces Ban of Boeing 737 Max Flights

News Type: World

Article Date: March 13, 2019

Source: New York Times

Summary: On Wednesday, President Trump banned Boeing 737 Max flights because of two accidents, one on October 8, and on Sunday.  Both times, the planes crashed and killed everyone on board. A lot of plane types have banned the Boeing 737 Max, the most being Southwest. The accidents made Boeing get defensive, and they plan to relaunch it in April. They supported the decision to ban the plane because it kept crashing.

Personal Response: I chose this article because I thought it was interesting that Trump banned flying a certain plane. I also chose it because I like planes. And explosions. Tweet: President Trump banned Boeing 737 Max from flying because it kept crashing! I think that’s interesting. @nytimes #foxmeadowpride

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