the aircraft manufacturer Boeing is not only hard hit by a lack of confidence after two plane crash with the Boeing 737 MAX aircraft. Also financial beginning of the crisis for the severity to improve.
Boeing stand in front of a number of economic claims from the airlines, after the new aircraft has been banned from the light, while the investigation takes place.
Now the first of the airline called off a milliardordre with direct reference to the fact that the company does not have confidence in it.
It is the airline Garuda Indonesia, who has cancelled his order for several billion dollars on 49 Boeing 737 MAX aircraft.
It enlightens the indonesian airline on the night of Friday Danish time. It writes the AFP news agency.
This is the first official cancellation of an order placed on it, after two fatal plane crashes within a few months with the aircraft of type Boeing 737 MAX 8.
- We have sent a letter to Boeing with a request to cancel the order, says Ikhsan Rosan, who is the spokesperson for Garuda Indonesia.
- It is due to the garuda and the other passengers in Indonesia has lost confidence and no longer trust (it, red.).
10. march killed 157 people in a plane accident in Ethiopia. The crash happened shortly after the Ethiopian Airlines plane took off from the Ethiopian capital, Addis Ababa.
the Aircraft was a Boeing 737 MAX 8.
An aircraft of the same type crashed 29. October last year, in which 189 people lost their lives. Also the crash happened shortly after departure. Here, it was a flight from the indonesian carrier Lion Air, which crashed into the sea.
Since there has been a focus on a particular software in Boeing's MAX aircraft, and there is a ban for the two types of SERVICE aircraft in more than 30 countries.
After the last crash 10. in march, the EU and, among others, the UNITED states, Australia and Japan, to keep all aircraft of the type Boeing 737 MAX 8 and MAX 9 on the ground.
Thursday could newspaper the Financial Times reported that the Boeing in the future will provide the all new 737 MAX aircraft, with a new warning light as standard equipment. In addition to the warning lamp fitted in all existing aircraft.
- warning lamps will alert the pilots in the event that the two important sensors is not consistent, wrote in The Financial Times with reference to a source close to Boeing.
the Authorities have also questioned the extra pilot, who happened to be in the cockpit of the Lion Air plane, which had problems the day before the plane crashed on the 29. October of last year.
Here, it managed the crew to pull themselves out of the problems and prevent a crash, when the plane suddenly started to dive.
the Investigators want for the time being not to disclose what this pilot has explained about the incidents. They also will not detailed talk about his role, besides that he flew off-duty.