BEIJING—The Civil Aviation Administration of China (CAAC) has suspended issuance of certificates of airworthiness for Boeing 737 MAX 8s. The decision will affect new 737 MAX 8s and any that are coming up for renewal of their certificates of airworthiness, though all aircraft of that 737 version have been grounded in China since Mar. 11. The CAAC has not publicly announced the decision, which it sent out in a Mar. 21 industry notification seen by Aviation Daily. Noting the crashes of ...

THIS CONTENT REQUIRES SUBSCRIPTION ACCESS

You must have an Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) account or subscribe to this Market Briefing to access "China’s CAAC Stops Issuing 737 MAX 8 Airworthiness Certificates".

 

Current Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) enterprise and individual members: please go to http://awin.aviationweek.com for access.

 

Not currently a subscriber? Click on the "Learn More" button below to view subscription offers.

Already registered? here.