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This isn't Boeing to end well: Plane maker to scrap some physical cert tests, use computer simulations instead

jonathan keith

And this off the back of news that Engine Fire Extinguisher switches are known to have failed in 787s. I don't know exactly when the rot set in at Boeing, but the consequences now seem to be coming to light.

https://www.theguardian.com/business/2019/jun/15/boeing-dreamliner-b787-safety-fears

Aviation might be an expensive business to be in, but the costs of trying to do things on the cheap are much, much higher.

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