Boeing 737 MAX 8 gains FAA certification

Credit: Matthew Thompson/Boeing
The Boeing 737 MAX 8 , the first variant of the re-engined 737 exclusively powered by CFM International LEAP-1B engines, has gained FAA certification. After a more than year-long flight test program with four aircraft, FAA has verified “the design complies with required aviation regulations and is...

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