The day after Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 crashed outside Addis Ababa, Moroccans took to social media to ask their national carrier Royal Air Maroc (RAM) to stop flying Boeing 737 MAX 8. Several media outlets around the Kingdom, including the news website le Desk, joined a Twitter campaign that eventually led to RAM’s decision to ground the one MAX it owns.

Morocco's national carrier, Royal Air Maroc (RAM)
Hassan Masiky was born in Kenitra, Morocco, and is based in Washington as a blogger and freelance writer.