Boeing Pledges Support to Families, Communities Affected by Lion Air Flight 610 and Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 Accidents
CHICAGO, July 3, 2019 – Ahead of Independence Day in the U.S., Boeing announced $100 million in funds to address family and community needs of those affected by the tragic accidents of Lion Air Flight 610 and Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302. These funds will support education, hardship and living expenses for impacted families, community programs, and economic development in impacted communities.
Boeing completed the first engineering flight with Boeing test pilots to evaluate the updated MCAS software. Results provided to engineers and specialists to further enable software development processes.