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Boeing's 737 Max gets approval to fly passengers again

November 18, 2020. Summarized by summa-bot.

VICTORVILLE, CA - MARCH 31: Southwest Airlines Boeing 737 MAX airliners sit at the Southern Logistics Airport on March 31, 2020, in Victorville, CA. Southwest Airlines had to temporarily store all of its 737 MAX fleet due to the worldwide grounding order as a result of a faulty automated flight control system which is suspected to have contributed to the types crashes in Ethiopia and Indonesia that killed 346 people. (Photo by Barry Ambrose/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images)

The Federal Aviation Administration Wednesday gave approval for the Boeing 737 Max to carry passengers again, ending the jet's 20-month grounding.

New York (CNN Business)The Federal Aviation Administration Wednesday gave approval for the Boeing 737 Max to carry passengers again, ending the jet's 20-month grounding.

The plane, the best-selling jet in Boeing's (BA) fleet, was grounded in March 2019 after two fatal crashes that killed 346 people.

The process of approving the plane to carry passenger again has stretched on more than a year longer than originally expected, and cost Boeing more than $20 billion, according to the company.

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