Boeing had concealed a deadly feature of the 737 MAX Airliners

Boeing утаил смертельно опасную особенность лайнеров 737 MAX

Boeing 737 MAX

That liners 737 MAX series can be broken into a nosedive because of the peculiarities of the system to prevent scoring of the nose, the Corporation announced only after the crash of the plane of the Indonesian airline.

American aircraft manufacturer Boeing withheld from airlines and pilots, using its new Boeing 737 MAX 8 and MAX 9, the information that this type of liners can be spontaneously broken at the peak. On Tuesday, November 13, according to The Wall Street Journal (WSJ), citing data obtained from the Federal office of civil aviation USA, as well as pilots and safety experts involved in the investigation of the crash of an Indonesian airline Lion Air in late October.

As reports the edition, on the listed models of aircraft has an automated system that allows you to avoid dangerous scoring nose of the aircraft during flight. However, in case of emergency situation, the system can greatly lower the nose and the pilots will not be able to align the car, even if they go into manual mode. The abrupt lowering of the nose can lead to the peak.

Boeing announced this feature of the control system of the planes of the 737 Max about a week after the accident in Indonesia, notes the WSJ. As emphasized by the publication, this notification came as a surprise to pilots flying on this type of ships, because the educational materials on the management plane, there was no information about the features of the system to prevent scoring of the nose.

Earlier, the media learned about the danger of failure of a new Boeing 737 into a steep dive.

Source: Russian service of DW


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