Boeing to Halt Production of 737 Max Airliner in January 2020

Boeing Co. said that it will temporarily stop producing its grounded 737 Max jet as it struggles to get approval from regulators to put the plane back in the air.

  • Published 16 December 2019

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CHICAGO (AP) — Boeing Co. said Monday that it will temporarily stop producing its grounded 737 Max jet starting in January as it struggles to get approval from regulators to put the plane back in the air. The Chicago-based company said production would halt at its plant with 12,000 employees in Renton, Washington, near Seattle. Boeing said it doesn’t expect any layoffs as a result of the production halt “at this time.” But layoffs could… Read at AP News