the Aircraft manufacturer explains that in the several months ago a Lion Air plane crashed in Indonesia in October last year – has worked with an improvement of the software, but does not mention Sunday's crash in Ethiopia as a reason to update.
cooperation with the Federal Aviation Administration (U.S. aviation authority) developed and planned the certification of mjukvaruförbättring that will be installed in the 737 MAX fleet during the next few weeks.”, writes the company in a statement according to CNN.
Boeing has also sent a technical team to the scene to assist the investigators.
There are around 350 planes of type Boeing 737 Max 8 in operation throughout the world operated by 54 different companies, writes CNN. Here is the full list.
announced several countries and airlines that, until further notice, allows its plan of the model may be left on the ground. In addition to Australia have airlines in the following countries stopped the traffic of Boeing 737 Max 8:
Ethiopia, China, south Korea, Indonesia, Mexico, the Cayman islands, south Africa, Argentina and Singapore.
the Swedish transport agency: No reason to question the safety of the olycksmodellen
”there Are similarities with the crash in Indonesia”
Boeing has more to explain than the airline