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Boeing says software upgrade for 737 MAX will roll out by end of month

1 month ago   |   By New York Post

Boeing has told airlines that it plans to roll out new software for the 737 MAX jets - two of which crashed in the last five months - by the end of the month, according to a report. The software upgrade will limit the operation of the Maneuvering Characteristics Augmentation System, or MCAS, the BBC...
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Boeing's CEO wrote an open letter about the 737 Max plane groundings - here's what he says the company is doing after two deadly crashes

Boeing's CEO wrote an open letter about the 737 Max plane groundings - here's what he says the company is doing after two deadly crashes

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

Boeing's CEO responded to growing questions about its 737 Max plane on Monday.
In an open letter to passengers and airlines, Dennis Muilenburg said the hotly awaited software update for the model should be available by the end of the month.
Read the full text of his letter below.
Amid growing scrutiny surrounding the second crash of its 737 Max plane, Boeing's CEO on Monday released an open letter to airlines and passengers about the ongoing investigation.
"We're united with our airline customers, international regulators and government authorities in our efforts to support the most recent...
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