RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) – Brazilian aviation regulator ANAC on Wednesday lifted the grounding of the Boeing 737 MAX, following U.S. clearance of the aircraft for flight, after a redesign prompted by two deadly crashes that killed 346 folks.
Earlier this week the European Union Aviation Security Company (EASA) set out situations for placing the grounded jets again into service, together with new coaching and updating MCAS software program implicated within the crashes.
Brazil’s prime regulator mentioned Gol Linhas Aereas Inteligentes SA, the one airline to function the model in Brazil, is implementing the required measures to renew flights.
Canada is predicted to raise the ban as properly, however uncertainty stays about China, the biggest marketplace for the jet and the primary to ban it in March 2019.
U.S. flights are on account of resume on Dec. 29, whereas in Europe the formal ungrounding will happen from mid-January.
Reporting by Gram Slattery in Rio De Janerio, Marcelo Rochabrun in Sao Paulo, Rachit Vats in Bengaluru and Allison Lampert in Montreal; Modifying by Richard Chang