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American Airlines Pilots Confronted Boeing About Safety Issues Before Ethiopia Crash

One year ago   |   By Time

The American Airlines pilots union confronted Boeing over possible safety issues in the 737 Max prior to the Ethiopian Airlines plane crash in March, audio recordings from a November 2018 closed-door meeting between the pilots and Boeing executives reveal.
The airline's pilots union urged Boeing officials to make a fix to the planes during a Nov. 27 meeting at the union's headquarters, less than a month after a 737 Max 8 crashed off the coast of Indonesia , according to recordings obtained by the Dallas Morning News , the New York Times and CBS News .
Both crashes are believed to have been...
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Audio reveals pilots angrily confronting Boeing about 737 Max feature before second deadly crash

Audio reveals pilots angrily confronting Boeing about 737 Max feature before second deadly crash

One year ago   |   By WGAL

On the audio, a Boeing official is heard telling pilots that software changes were coming, perhaps in as little as six weeks, but that the company didn't want to hurry the process.
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