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 ...


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