Boeing order drought compounds 737 MAX woes

A Boeing 737 MAX 8 being built for American Airlines makes a turn on the runway as it’s readied for takeoff on a test flight

Bahrami, according to specialists, now the adjustments to the flyer, the Software, the design and the performance in flight tests under the magnifying glass, as he said at a joint meeting of the FAA and the European aviation authority EASA.

It's not possible to give an exact date as work progresses on safety fixes to the aircraft, Ali Bahrami, the Federal Aviation Administration's associate administrator for aviation safety, said in an interview Wednesday at a conference in Cologne, Germany. Bahrami was reluctant to provide a timeline, but asked whether the plane would resume service this year or next, he said remarks by Boeing chief executive Dennis Muilenburg projecting a return by the end of 2019 sounded correct.

American Airlines has canceled all scheduled flights with Boeing 737 MAX jets through September 3, extending the grounding of its fleet after two crashes involving the same aircraft model killed 346 people.

Bloomberg reported earlier that the troubled 737 Max aircraft will be back in the air by December, citing a top Federal Aviation Administration safety official.

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Boeing reiterated Sunday it was working with global regulators to certify a software update for the jet, as well as related training and education material to safely return the plane to service.

Hailu said the airline will only fly the aircraft after it had been certified and flown by American and European airlines, adding that Boeing would have to also train its pilots on the technicalities of the aircraft.

United Continental Holdings Inc. has removed the Max from its flight schedule through August 3, while Southwest, the biggest Max operator, has set August 5 for its return. The company had earlier aimed to increase output to 57 monthly in the second half of the year.

The accidents of Lion Air in Indonesia, at the end of October 2018, and of Ethiopian Airlines, last March, They uncovered the malfunction of the automated MCAS system that equips the 737 MAX.

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