FAA chief to testify at Senate hearing


On: Jun 2020

The United States Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) chief Steve Dickson will testify 17th of June before a American Senate panel on certification of the Boeing 737MAX that was included in two fatal crashed in 5 months that killed around 346 people. The Commerce committee of Senate said that Dickson will need to testify related to issues that are associated with the structure, development, certification and operation of the MAX that has been grounded since March last year.

The long-standing practices of the Federal Aviation Administration of assigning certification tasks to Boeing workers for the MAX has come under criticism. The experts have reported that FAA is not anticipated to consider approval to permit the MAX to resume disputes until August at the earliest. 

In the month of March, a House Transportation Committee called the certification review of the Federal Aviation Administration of the 737 MAX is not sufficient and stated that the agency had unable in its duty to recognize major security problems. American Transportation Department’s inspector general is anticipated to soon launch a fact-finding statistic into the certification of the plane, but make no suggestions. 

Boeing resumed MAX production previous week at an extremely low rate, that did not comment on this issue. The chairman of Senate Commerce Roger Wicker released law to need the Federal Aviation Administration to observe assumptions related to the pilot reaction time and regenerate its certification processes to cancel instances of regulatory pressure.