Many airlines halting flights of Boeing 737 Max after Ethiopia crash

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(CBS News) -- Dozens of airlines and countries have halted flights of Boeing 737 Max jets, after Sunday's crash that killed 157 in Ethiopia.

Boeing 737 Max 8 plane background / Photo: Boeing / (MGN)

That crash, following the lion air tragedy in Indonesia in October, has many demanding flights be suspended in the U.S.

Tuesday, the FAA said its review so far shows quote ''no systemic performance issues and provides no basis to order grounding the aircraft.''

And in a statement, Boeing said "we have full confidence in the safety of the Max...’’