Boeing has confirmed that it will deploy a software upgrade to the 737 MAX 8, a few hours after the Federal Aviation Administration said it would mandate “design changes” in the aircraft by April.
The Federal Aviation Administration say it would require the changes no later than April.
Indonesia inspects Boeing 737 Max 8 Planes
Boeing’s new model has had two fatal crashes within five months, the first just last October in Indonesia.
The company says changes to the 737 MAX 8 have been in the works since.
The 737 line, which has flown for more than 50 years, is the world’s best-selling modern aircraft and viewed as one of the industry’s most reliable.
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