Outrage over Boeing 737 MAX recertification

Two crashes that killed a total of 346 people were blamed in part on the MAX 8's flawed flight control software MCAS. Boeing said it made a number of modifications and the planes are safe.
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Now to the funeral ABC news investigation. 737. Max jets. The tragedies grounding the fleet worldwide for nearly two years the first jets are now scheduled to return to the sky one month from tomorrow. Here's ABC's Bob Woodruff. Boeing 737 Max wants the fastest selling jetliner and Boeing history. Now cleared again for takeoff after two deadly incidents. October 29 2018. A lion air flight departing from Jakarta Indonesia plummeted into the Java sea. 189. Souls aboard perished. Just four months later 157. People were killed when an Ethiopian airlines flight crashed. Both incidents blamed in part on flight control software called MCAS. So it was MCAS who the computer against the pilot. Yes and way MCAS was designed it was given the control authority at the to do it as many times as necessary. In other words it was given the power. To try to killed them essentially. Until it finally succeeded. Boeing's fleet of 737 Max aircraft grounded worldwide prompting a congressional investigation and a criminal investigation by the Department of Justice. Almond camera lost his father on the Ethiopian flight. What really shocks me is read I don't know. How they can still. You sleep at night since then Boeing told ABC news they have made a series of meaningful changes to strengthen our company safety practices and culture. As well as updating the flight control system. And cast now relies on two sensors and will only activate a single time and pilots will also be required to complete flight simulator training. But I do think the 737 is safe airplane this MCAS thing was bad. And that trust two's premiere really hard to lurk at this point. Families of those who died in the crashes are outraged. That Ian Millar on in Michael's doom all lost their daughter 24 year old Sandia in the Ethiopian crash. They have filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the company. As the saying in this room. I can't believe that this is remained untouched for our more than a year I look for sandy volatile my coughing union. Sometimes I'm in house by myself I just shouts. And yes Sanyo where are you where are used again. Is bowing her. Just wanting to hear that our thanks to Bob Woodruff and you can see Bob's full report falling from the sky on a special twenty Twain tonight. Right here on ABC.

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