Canceling the orders could deprive the Chicago-based plane maker of one of its largest customers. Lion Air Group, which in 2017 became the first company to commercially operate a MAX jet, Boeing’s latest iteration of the 737, is one of the world’s top buyers of the planes.
Lion Air Crash
Boeing didn’t inform pilots about a control issue with some new 737 Max jets before a deadly Lion Air crash
Boeing (BA) failed to disclose possible issues with the flight control system on its new Boeing 737 Max jets before a deadly crash in Indonesia, according to a report. Boeing stock fell, testing a key long-term support level.