Boeing said it doesn’t expect any layoffs as a result of the production halt.
Ethiopian Airlines’ whistleblower points to pattern of corruption including fabricating documents, signing off on shoddy repairs and even beating those who got out of line.
In the new configuration, both of the plane’s flight control computers would be monitored by software.
Boeing says it has finished with its updates to the flight-control software implicated in the crashes.
Feature designed to warn pilots when a key sensor might be providing incorrect information.
Boeing has about 4,600 unfilled orders for the 737 Max, which was involved in two recent fatal crashes.
The planes have been grounded around the world since mid-March.
Marc Garneau said of the 737 Max that Canada will certify changes made to the plane’s software.
A federal grand jury in Washington, D.C., sent a subpoena to someone involved in the plane’s development seeking emails, messages and other communications.
Trump announced Wednesday that Boeing 737 Max 8 and Max 9 aircraft in the U.S. were being grounded.
Decision to ground the planes a precautionary move made after a review of all available evidence, Transport Minister told a news conference.
Sunday’s crash was the second fatal flight for a Boeing 737 Max 8 in less than six months.
Cessna aircraft lost radar contact shortly after take-off from Kelowna airport.
Jet pilot ejected and is uninjured; in hospital for observation.