Old 3rd Jun 2019, 09:20
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Originally Posted by AviatorDave View Post
I don't think so. There was a guy with an Asian-sounding name here on PPRuNe with a lengthy whistleblower thread. As far as I recall from skim reading through his posts, it was exactly the issue with faked leading edge components that he tried to get official attention about.
There seem to be many parts subcontractors, but the previous allegations were about flight spoilers on the B777: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-c...-idUSKBN1CL0R2

The B737 story is a new issue, and there are few details so far. Original story link: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-b...-idUSKCN1T30RX
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