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Some concerned, some unfazed: Washington travellers offer mixed views Boeing’s 737 MAX

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By ITN News Editor March 13, 2019 11:50

Some concerned, some unfazed: Washington travellers offer mixed views Boeing’s 737 MAX

The three U.S. airlines using Boeing Co’s 737 MAX continued to stand by the aircraft, even as some customers, unions and politicians questioned its safety after an increasing number of countries banned the plane following a fatal crash in Ethiopia.The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration is one of the only major regulators to not suspend 737 MAX flights after Britain and the European Union joined a wave of other suspensions on Tuesday in the aftermath of two disasters involving the same plane within months.Travellers in Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport offered mixed views on the safety of the plane.Southwest Airlines Co, American Airlines Group Inc and United Airlines said they were still confident in their fleets. Southwest and American have both said their fleet data showed the plane was safe.

ITN News Editor
By ITN News Editor March 13, 2019 11:50

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