FAA: Faulty Wing Parts on Boeing 737s—More Than 300 Aircraft May Have Improperly Made Components

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The Federal Aviation Administration has issued a statement alerting airlines and international aviation regulators that certain wing parts on more than 300 Boeing 737s may have been improperly manufactured and must be replaced within 10 days.

Both older model 737 NGs and new 737 Max aircraft are affected and there appears to be no connection with the recent fatal Max crashes in Indonesia and Ethiopia.

The FAA on Sunday said the parts in question are the slat

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