FAA chief says no 737 MAX fix yet ahead of fence-mending summit

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2019/05/23 | 694 words | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | INDUSTRY / TECHNOLOGY

The head of the US air safety agency said on Wednesday his agency hadn't yet evaluated Boeing's patch for its 737 MAX 8 jet, ahead of a Thursday summit of global aviation regulators.The 737 MAX was grounded following the March 10 Ethiopian Airlines crash, which together with an Indonesian Lion Air crash in October claimed 346 lives and were both blamed on faulty technology in the aircraft.The summit in Fort Worth, Texas is expected to provide clues as to whether global aviation safety author...(…)

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