China News Service, December 3, a comprehensive report. On December 2, local time, after the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) announced the lifting of the "no-fly order" on Boeing 737MAX models, the 737MAX aircraft carried out the first flight except for regulatory agencies. , Flight outside of Boeing staff.
Reuters said this is part of the company's efforts to restore its public image.
On June 29, local time, in Seattle, Washington, USA, a Boeing 737 MAX plane landed after a test flight at Boeing Airport.
According to reports, the aircraft carrying out the first flight of the mission belongs to American Airlines, and the flight location was selected at Dallas Airport, which lasted about 45 minutes.
More than 90 media reporters tried the Boeing 737MAX.
According to reports, after the grounding of the Boeing 737MAX, only those who directly participated in repairing system defects and checking the controllability of the aircraft have taken the aircraft.
On the same day, American Airlines CEO Doug Parker also said that he would take "the greatest peace of mind" to take a 737MAX plane with his wife and airline colleagues.
According to reports, the flight is in preparation for the first commercial flight on December 29.
The 737MAX will fly from Miami to New York.
On March 27, local time, Southwest Airlines' Boeing 737MAX series aircraft parked at Victorville Airport, known as the "aircraft cemetery".
In October 2018 and March 2019, two Boeing 737MAX aircraft crashed in Indonesia and Ethiopia, which killed 346 people.
After two air crashes, the Boeing 737MAX was banned from flying around the world.
Subsequent investigation reports show that the causes of the air crash include technical defects, poor management, and lack of supervision. Boeing and FAA are both responsible.
On November 18, 2020, the FAA announced the lifting of the "no-fly order" on Boeing 737MAX models.
The department said that approval of the use of Boeing 737MAX aircraft does not mean that it can immediately return to the sky. The pilot training plan should be reviewed first.
In addition, airlines should make necessary technical preparations for the resumption of flights of 737MAX aircraft that have been grounded for a long time.