American Airlines Plans Customer Tours of Boeing 737 Max and Pilot Calls to Boost Confidence in Jets
American Airlines is planning customer tours of the Boeing 737 Max and calls with its pilots in the coming weeks to boost the public’s confidence in the plane after two fatal crashes.
The top U.S. aviation regulator issued an emergency order requiring operators of the Boeing 737 passenger jet to inspect and potentially replace a key engine component, following four reports of unexpected engine shutdowns. The FAA’s “emergency airworthiness directive” applies to any 737 that has been in storage, which covers any plane that has not been flown in a week. Operators…
United Airlines won’t use the Boeing 737 Max at all this summer, while American Airlines is still holding out hope for a late August return