It’s just been reported that Trump has now order the immediate grounding of all Boeing 737 Max 9 and Max 9 jets:
Just In: President Trump says an emergency order will be issued to ground all U.S. airline flights of the Boeing 737 Max 8 and 737 Max 9.— NPR (@NPR) March 13, 2019
Any plane currently in the air will go to its destination and then will be grounded until further notice.
Here’s the video announcement from Trump:
BREAKING: Pres. Trump: "We're going to be issuing an emergency order of prohibition to ground all flights of the 737 MAX 8 and the 737 MAX 9, and planes associated with that line." https://t.co/nvZfwchOQq pic.twitter.com/QjKGqNvYL8
— World News Tonight (@ABCWorldNews) March 13, 2019
According to Bloomberg a few hours ago, here’s all the nations that have halted the same flights:
You can add the US to the list now!