A company spokesman from Boeing to the AFP news Agency said on Thursday, less than five percent of 1000 worldwide, examined aircraft testing would have led to results that the machine could not initially stand out. Is affected is a component for connection of wing and fuselage. The defects in the construction were observed during inspections. The cracks need to be repaired before a restart.
Boeing had reported to the US-FAA FAA the Problem after it was surfaced at a machine in China. Studies then showed that other aircraft were affected. The FAA ordered a review of all Boeing 737 NG, which have completed more than 30'000 flights.
Boeing is currently already because of two crashes of the machines of the new type of the 737 MAX under massive pressure. Since March, a world-wide flight ban for machines of this type. Investigators suspect that the crash in Indonesia and Ethiopia, with a total of 346 deaths, an automatic stabilization system played a Central role. (Dec/sda)
Created: 31.10.2019, 06:58 PM