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Boeing Scuttles 2019 Timeline for 737 MAX Return after CEO Meets with FAA

U.S. Federal Aviation Administration administrator Steve Dickson speaks to journalists at the Dubai Airshow in Dubai, United…

Boeing Co on Thursday abandoned its goal of winning approval this month from the Federal Aviation Administration to unground the 737 MAX after Chief Executive Dennis Muilenburg met with senior U.S. aviation officials.

The announcement came after a congressional hearing on Wednesday in which numerous lawmakers prodded the FAA to take a tougher line with Boeing as it continues to review the plane that has been grounded since March after two fatal crashes in Indonesia and Ethiopia that killed 346 people.

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