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China Ground 737MAX

Old 13th Mar 2019, 17:57
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If the FAA’s mandate is to safeguard the flying public , why their delay ?
I must be missing something obvious . . .
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Old 13th Mar 2019, 17:58
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Both AA and WN have AoA disagree indicator and AoA display. So the risk is reduced to acceptable level that grounding is not necessary
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Old 13th Mar 2019, 18:14
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Originally Posted by LDRA View Post
Both AA and WN have AoA disagree indicator and AoA display. So the risk is reduced to acceptable level that grounding is not necessary
And if Boeing had made that a standard fit on all Max airframes (or retrofitted it FoC after the Lion Air accident), 157 people might still be alive today.
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Old 13th Mar 2019, 18:18
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Good point
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Old 13th Mar 2019, 18:37
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The USA grounds the MAX.
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Old 13th Mar 2019, 18:37
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737 MAX now grounded in the US.
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Old 13th Mar 2019, 18:43
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WSJ, BBC, FoxNews et al now reporting Trump has issued an emergency order grounding the 737 MAX in the US. Formal announcement from FAA expected soon.
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Old 13th Mar 2019, 19:08
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And now, after everyone else in the world has said it shouldn't fly, Boeing has jumped on the bandwagon.
[COLOR=left=#121212]In Consultation with the FAA, NTSB and its Customers, Boeing Supports Action to Temporarily Ground 737 MAX Operations: [/COLOR]
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Old 13th Mar 2019, 19:19
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Old 13th Mar 2019, 19:55
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FAA Emergency Order of Prohibition
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