Wednesday, 13 March 2019

Aeromexico halts 737 Max operations temporaryly

One of the leading airlines in Mexico, Aeromexico has said today that whilst it still has confidence in Boeing's 737 Max 8 aircraft - of which - it has 6, it has decided to temporarily remove them from its schedules.

The airline says that it will wait for further information becoming available from the investigation of the Ethiopian Airlines flight  ET302 crash that killed all onboard. The firm also confirmed it would remain in contact with Boeing as well as the aviation authorities.

"For Aeromexico, the safety of its operations and the peace of mind of its customers is the top priority. The flights operated with these aircraft will be reassigned throughout the rest of the fleet." the airline stated in a written statement.