Canada to lift Boeing 737 MAX ban on January 20

Monday, 18. January 2021 16:49

The Candian government announced on Monday that it will lift the ban on Boeing Co.'s 737 MAX on January 20 after concluding the review of the aircraft. The review, which was done independently from other regulators, took over 15,000 hours, Canada's Transport department reported.

"Over the last 20 months, Transport Canada's civil aviation safety experts, by their rigor and thoroughness, have ensured the safety concerns the department had identified have been addressed," Minister of Transport Omar Alghabra said.

In separate news, Air Canada stated that it will resume 737 MAX flights on February 1.

Related Links: Boeing Company
Breaking the News / MD