China suspends 737 Max certificate
27 March 2019 | 11:57 am
Boeing says it will submit a final software fix for the 737 Max to the FAA by the end of the week and says the update has already been flight tested. However, China’s aviation regulator has suspended its own airworthiness certificate for the Max, saying it must carry out its own review.
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