FAA official echoes Boeing timeline for return of Max

By Richard WeissBloombergBoeing's 737 Max aircraft, grounded since March after two fatal crashes in five months, should be back in the air by December, a top U.S. regulator said.
It's not possible to give an exact date as work progresses on safety fixes to the aircraft, Ali Bahrami, the Federal Aviation Administration's associate administrator for aviation safety, said in an interview Wednesday at a conference in Cologne, Germany.
While the FAA is "under a lot of pressure," he said the Max will be returned to service "when we believe it will be safe," after reviews of the design, flight testing and other checks.Read more on NewsOK.com

By Richard Weiss
Bloomberg

Boeing's 737 Max aircraft, grounded since March after two fatal crashes in five months, should be back in the air by December, a top U.S. regulator said.

It's not possible to give an exact date as work progresses on safety fixes to the aircraft, Ali Bahrami, the Federal Aviation Administration's associate administrator for aviation safety, said in an interview Wednesday at a conference in Cologne, Germany.

While the FAA is "under a lot of pressure," he said the Max will be returned to service "when we believe it will be safe," after reviews of the design, flight testing and other checks.
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