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China maintains ban on Boeing 737 MAX flights

Christian Fernsby |
China's aviation regulator will not yet allow Boeing's troubled 737 MAX jet to fly.

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The Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC) said on Friday that there was "no set timetable" for the resumption of flights, according to state broadcaster CCTV, dealing a blow to Boeing.

China was the first to suspend flights of the aircraft.

The regulator added that the results of investigations into the deadly crashes in Indonesia and Ethiopia "must be made clear" and that the aircraft design improvements must be "effective" and "receive approval".


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