U.S. Senate to hold hearing on Boeing 737 MAX 8 crashes

FILE PHOTO: U.S. Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) speaks at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) at National Harbor in Oxon Hill, Maryland, U.S., March 1, 2019. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The head of a U.S. Senate panel that oversees aviation issues said on Tuesday that he plans to hold hearings on the fatal crashes of two Boeing 737 MAX 8 jets since October, and suggested it would be “prudent” to temporarily ground the planes. Senator Ted Cruz, the Republican who chairs a […]

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