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November 13, 2018, 9:45 AM

Boeing Guidance on 737 Max Stall Protection System Under Fire

The company’s training material did not include information on the maneuvering characteristics augmentation system.

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Nov 13, 2018 - 10:42 AM
The national carrier of Oman sees the new airport in Muscat as a key vehicle for its expansion.
Nov 13, 2018 - 9:45 AM
The company’s training material did not include information on the maneuvering characteristics augmentation system.
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