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House Report Condemns Boeing and FAA in 737 Max Disasters (nytimes.com)
3 points by tomalpha 11 days ago | hide | past | favorite | 1 comment

The FT has coverage too https://on.ft.com/33rAwSM

With a particularly damning extract:

> It found the company successfully persuaded the US Federal Aviation Administration not to classify the anti-stall system as “safety critical”, meaning that many pilots did not even know of its existence before flying the Max.

> In doing so, Boeing concealed from regulators internal test data showing that if a pilot took longer than 10 seconds to recognise that the system had kicked in erroneously, the consequences would be “catastrophic”.

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