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Ryanair 737 Max order

Old 17th Apr 2020, 23:56
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Maybe it's better if they, the pax, fly on a Boeing missile probably much better safety wise than their newest airframes. I mean I wouldn't want a Boeing missile after me
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Old 17th Apr 2020, 23:58
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Q: What is the difference between the Corona Virus and the 737 Max

A: The Corona Virus is airborne !

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Old 18th Apr 2020, 00:01
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I read somewhere that one article of the Max purchase agreement is that if Boeing has not delivered the airplane within one year the purchase can be cancelled without penalty. Is that true and if so why wouldn't airlines bleeding cash not walk away from having to pay for expensive new airplanes ?
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Old 18th Apr 2020, 00:03
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Originally Posted by krismiler View Post
Boeing have been saying that since March last year. Expect a tentative date and then have it postponed a couple of times before it happens.
Coronavirus is working out as a convenient reprieve for Boeing, allowing them to get their ducks in a row with the MCAS issues and beyond. Their distance behind Airbus is reducing as flights and airframes are grounded for one reason or another. If this all ends up in a grotesque shrinkage of the airliner market, then frankly, Boeing are are screwed (government help aside). But if it just ends up as a 12-18 month pause for aviation, then it couldn’t have come at a more convenient time for the company.
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