EASA Executive Director Sees November Ungrounding of Boeing 737 MAX Written 25 September 2020


Undelivered Boeing 737 MAX aircraft | SounderBruce; Wikipedia; CC BY-SA 4.0

Reuters reports that The Boeing Company’s grounded 737 MAX could “receive regulatory approval to resume flying in November and enter service by the end of the year, Europe’s chief aviation safety regulator said on Friday.” European Union Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) Executive Director Patrick Ky said, “For the first time in year and a half I can say there’s an end in sight to work on the MAX.” EASA “expects to lift its technical ban ‘not long’ after the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration, probably in November, but national operational clearances needed for individual airlines to resume flying in Europe could take longer, he said.
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