Sunwing announced Tuesday it would suspend Max 8 operations, citing “evolving commercial reasons unrelated to safety.”
Air Canada suspended non-stop flights from Halifax and St. John’s to London-Heathrow after UK authorities grounded Boeing 737 Max aircraft.
The FAA said it has “not been provided data to draw any conclusions or take any actions” after the second crash of a Boeing 737 Max 8 aircraft in less than five months.
Canada’s Transport minister says more information is needed before is supporting a decision by Air Canada, Sunwing and Westjet to keep flying their Boeing 737 Max 8s in the wake of two fatal crashes.
Chinese aviation authorities ordered the country’s Boeing 737 Max 8 aircraft grounded after a crash in Ethiopia killed 157 people.
Canada’s national airlines, Westjet and Air Canada have largely staked their domestic futures on the Boeing 737 MAX 8, the same type that crashed in Ethiopia Sunday.
The Transportation Safety Board issued four recommendations to reduce runway incursions at Toronto Pearson International, including a potential taxiway redesign.
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