The Intelligent Aerospace take:
May 13, 2019-Financial experts tell Bloomberg's Johnsson that Boeing will have a tough row to hoe once a software fix is implemented in the 737 MAX 8 passenger aircraft as nearly half of those surveyed would avoid flying on the jet for a year or more after it is implemented. That doesn't exactly inspire confidence in carriers to put in orders for additional MAX jets, despite their previous popularity prior to a pair of fatal crashes tied to the jet's MCAS flight control. It is noted in the article that both Ford and Chevrolet survived consumer confidence issues surrounding their vehicles, though the Pinto and Corvair, respectively, did not.
Jamie Whitney, Associate Editor
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