ST. LOUIS – Aviation company Boeing is working to answer a lot of safety questions after eight Americans were killed Sunday on a Boeing 737 plane that crashed in Ethiopia.
157 people were killed in all.
Boeing's Chicago headquarters released a statement about the crash saying, in part:
"We extend our heartfelt sympathies to the families and loved ones of the passengers and crew on board... A Boeing technical team will be traveling to the crash site to help with the investigation."
Meanwhile, many airlines at St. Louis-Lambert International Airport are still using their Boeing 737 Max 8 aircraft operating.
As Roche Madden reports, two recent crashes involving the aircraft is making some passengers jittery.