International Airlines Group Announces it Will Buy 200 Boeing 737 Max Jets

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Tuesday, June 18th
Boeing has just received a big stamp of approval on its grounded 737 Max jet today with the International Airlines Group announcing it will purchase 200 of the jets.

Aer Lungus, British Airways and Ibera, among other European carriers.. are part of the group.

Meanwhile, Boeing's CFO says, despite rumors, there are no immediate plans to re-name the jets and want to concentrate on safety.

To find out more, KCBS Radio news anchors Jeff Bell and Patti Reising spoke with Bob Hertan, Associate Professor of Aviation Safety at Embry Riddle University.
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