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Southwest pilots sue Boeing over 737 Max grounding, say plane maker 'deliberately mislead'
Southwest Airlines' pilots union is suing Boeing for damages caused by the prolonged grounding of the Boeing 737 Max, saying a steep reduction in flights has cost pilots an estimated $115 million  in compensation.

In a 79-page lawsuit filed in Dallas Monday, the Southwest Airlines Pilots Association, which represents nearly 10,000 pilots at the nation's largest domestic carrier, slammed Boeing for what it called negligence and fraudulent misrepresentation and nondisclosure.

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Boeing 737 Max crash: Whistleblower complaint alleges corruption in Ethiopian Airlines
Yonas Yeshanew, who resigned this summer and is seeking asylum in the U.S., said that while it is unclear what, if anything, in the records was altered, the decision to go into them at all when they should have been sealed reflects a government-owned airline with few boundaries and plenty to hide.
Why not Luxembourg? Belgium? Sweden?

Diversity is the key to economic and political evolution.
by Cat on Tue Oct 8th, 2019 at 02:54:15 AM EST
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