TRUMP SUGGESTS NAME CHANGE FOR BOEING 737 MAX




Serhat TUNAR -TDO- Over the past 6 months, Boeing 737 MAX aircraft failed- one in Indonesia in October and another in Ethiopia in March. After those incidents, most of the aviation authorities and airlines grounded 737 MAX 8 series aircraft or did not allow them to get in their airspace.  In Indonesia, 189 people lost their lives due to the accident happened in 737 MAX. Later, the Ethiopian Airlines experienced a flight crash causing 157 people to die. After many investigations, the decision of grounding 737 MAX model from all around the world was put into action.

Considering those groundbreaking accidents, the US government issued an order to ground all Boeing 737 MAX 8 and 737 MAX 9 series. Moreover, Trump advised Boeing Co to fix and ‘rebrand’ the aircraft.

US President Donald Trump advised Boeing Co in the wake of the two crashes involving its 737 MAX aircraft to "rebrand" the aircraft after fixing it.Boeing Chief Executive Dennis Muilenburg stated that they have improved anti-crash software that successfully completed 96 test flights.