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FAA certification of Boeing's 737 Max under new scrutiny

Clip: 10/18/2019 | 6m 21s Video has closed captioning.

Boeing is facing new questions about its dealings with federal safety regulators over the grounded 737 Max jet. At issue are 2016 messages from a Boeing pilot who says he lied to officials about a flight-control system now linked to two deadly crashes. The FAA wants to learn what else Boeing knew about the flaw -- and when. Amna Nawaz talks to David Shepardson of Reuters, who broke the story.

Aired: 10/18/19

Rating: NR

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