Family Member of Boeing Crash Victim to Testify at 森ate Hearing on 2020年6月17日, Along with FAA Administrator Dickson – Virtual Press Conference to be Held 1 p.m. Wednesday June 17th; Families’ Pressure for Bipartisan 航空 Safety Bill 结果 in Revised 森ate Bill
Michael Stumo who lost his daughter in the crash of a Boeing 737 Max in Ethiopia was told late Tuesday that he will be allowed to testify on aviation safety at a hearing on 2020年6月17日, 商务委员会主席, 华盛顿的科学与交通, D.C.
Stumo, Samya Rose Stumo的父亲, 马萨诸塞州的, was invited to testify following testimony of Federal 航空 Administration (FAA) head Stephen Dickson. 听证会于上午10点开始.m. 并可在 参议院委员会的网站.
Stumo submitted written testimony that can be found below. He and his wife, Nadia Milleron, will be available to speak to the press prior to the hearing at 9 a.m. EST at the main entrance (north side) of the Dirksen Federal Building on the ground floor. There also will be a Zoom 虚拟新闻发布会 following the hearing where family members will be available to speak to the press regarding the hearing and a new aviation bill sponsored by U.S. 森ator Roger Wicker (R-MS), Chair of the Committee holding June 17th’s hearing.
森. Wicker introduced The 航空 Safety Bill last week that since has been revised, and Wicker’s office yesterday released the The Aircraft Safety and Certification Reform Act of 2020. The bipartisan legislation would implement provisions to improve aviation safety based on input from family members who lost loved ones in the crash of a Boeing 737 MAX jet in Ethiopia and addresses human factors to more accurately assess pilot responses to cockpit alerts, 这次坠机的问题之一. 查看 修订法案的副本.
Families who lost loved ones in the crash of Ethiopian Airlines flight ET302 have been advocating for reform to make planes safer since the March 10, 2019 crash that killed all 157 people on board. The crash came less than five months after another Boeing 737 MAX jet crashed after takeoff from Indonesia killing all 189 people on board. The MAX 737 has been grounded worldwide since March 2019, but the plane manufacturer continues to work to revise the plane to re-certify it to be airworthy.
Stumo, Milleron and other family members who lost loved ones in that tragic crash in Ethiopia have met with numerous elected and appointed government officials over the past year including U.S. 交通部长赵小兰. In addition to Stumo’s written testimony below, some 10 families who lost loved ones sent statements to the 森ate Committee Among them are Chris 摩尔 of Toronto, 加拿大, who lost his 24-year-old daughter Danielle, Javier •德•路易斯 马萨诸塞州的 who lost his sister, Zipporah Kuria of the United Kingdom who lost her father, and Paul Ngoroge who lost his entire family – his wife, three small children and his mother in law, (本新闻稿附件).
Stumo, 摩尔, •德•路易斯, Kuria and Ngorge along with 63 other families who lost loved ones on that aircraft, are represented by 凯发ag手机版 in Chicago. Several of these family members will be available to speak at June 17th’s 1 p.m. 虚拟新闻发布会. 创始人兼高级合伙人罗伯特一个. 克利福德 has been appointed Lead Counsel in the consolidated litigation in federal district court in Chicago.
For further information and to get access to the live press conference, please contact 凯发ag手机版 Communications Partner Pamela Sakowicz Menaker at (cell).