MIAMI – The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and Boeing have gamed the Boeing 737 MAX recertification process, according to a new Senate report.
Released by the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, the report contains shocking allegations. Before recertification tests, the FAA and Boeing apparently “had established a pre-determined outcome to reaffirm a long-held human factor assumption related to pilot reaction time.”
A whistleblower further revealed that before simulator tests, Pilots who were told “remember, get right on that pickle switch” reacted to an emergency scenario in 4 seconds. Pilots not given such briefing reacted in 16 seconds, clearly demonstrating read more ⇒
Source:: “Airways Magazine”