U.S. says Boeing 737 MAX 8 airworthy but will act on any safety concern

FILE PHOTO: U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and White House National Security Adviser John Bolton announce economic sanctions against Venezuela and the Venezuelan state owned oil company Petroleos de Venezuela (PdVSA) during a press briefing at the White House in Washington, U.S., January 28, 2019. REUTERS/Jim Young/File Photo

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States will tell international carriers later Monday that the Federal Aviation Administration believes the Boeing 737 MAX 8 is airworthy as they scrutinize two fatal crashes of the new model of aircraft since October but emphasized they will “take immediate action” if regulators identify any safety issue. An Ethiopian Airlines […]

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