EU flights Boeing 737 MAX only in case of sufficient guarantees

The European Union wants Boeing 737 MAX only in the airspace of the member states allow for sufficient guarantees from the American aircraft manufacturer. Boeing is now working on a software update for the controversial type of aircraft.

The Boeing 737 MAX was in the last half year, involved in two fatal accidents. It had a total of 346 passengers life.

Although it is not yet clear whether the aircraft for the same reason, have crashed, have dozens of countries after the Ethiopian Airlines crash of march 10, the airspace is closed for the Boeing 737 MAX.

According to the Ethiopian authorities to show the data from the black boxes of the Ethiopian Airlines plane was “obvious similarities” with the dates of the Lion Air aircraft in October crashed. Details are not yet published.

The European aviation safety agency (EASA) is going to the software update and the shortcomings of the Boeing 737 MAX study, before a decision about the reintroduction of the European airspace for this unit.

EASA director Patrick Ky stressed that the decision is independent and does not rely on the American aviation authority FAA. According to the Americans, the Boeing 737 MAX is still “airworthy”.


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