China Eastern Airlines flight MU5735 has crashed en route from Kunming to Guangzhou China with a reported 132 aboard.
The last couple of air traffic control transponder (ADS-B) readouts from the aircraft show vertical speed in excess of 7660mtrs /min with the last one showing 9500mtrs /min.
China Eastern is one of China’s largest airlines with over 600 jets including 130 Boeing 737s and it has an excellent safety record.
The 737-800 involved in the crash is only 6.8 years old and is not the MAX model.
The Guangxi Emergency Management Department reported that “a Boeing 737 passenger plane carrying 133 people from China read more ⇒