Lion Air Group livery is displayed on the fuselage of a Boeing Co. 737 Max 9 aircraft during a ceremony at the Boeing delivery center in Seattle, Washington, U.S. (Photographer: David Ryder/Bloomberg)

Pilot Who Hitched a Ride Saved Lion Air 737 Day Before Deadly Crash

(Bloomberg) -- As the Lion Air crew fought to control their diving Boeing Co. 737 Max 8, they got help from an unexpected source: an off-duty pilot who happened to be riding in the cockpit.