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Boeing Completes Software Patch To Fix Grounded 737 MAX

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According to a report by Business Insider, on Thursday, Boeing announced that it finished development work on the software fix for the grounded 737 Max airliner. The Chicago-based aviation giant reportedly also claimed it had completed the simulator testing and engineering test flights associated with the software fix for the plane's Maneuvering Characteristics Augmentation System.

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