Boeing hopes that all claims with the aircraft will be removed


MOSCOW, November 6. Boeing hopes that all claims with Boeing 737 will be removed, reported on air of TV channel “Russia 24” the President of Boeing in Russia and the CIS Sergey Kravchenko.

“At today’s meeting (the Federal air transport Agency) will be representatives of the Interstate aviation Committee. Listen to the questions, we will do everything possible to ensure that any doubts, any questions that relate to aircraft production were lifted,” said he.

The Boeing 737 is one of the safest types of aircraft, said Kravchenko.

“Today is operated 6.5 thousand vessels of type Boeing 737, only in Russia 150 aircraft. 230 aircraft in 39 airlines flying to CIS countries. We believe that this is one of the safest types of aircraft. Every minute in the sky is 2 thousand aircraft. About a quarter of all passengers around the world today flies on the Boeing 737. This is one of the main aircrafts in the Russian Federation,” he said.

Decision MAK

On Thursday it became known that MAC has suspended the certificate of a Boeing 737 in Russia until receipt of a joint notice to the Federal air transport Agency and Service certification of type of aircraft of the USA (FAA) airworthiness of the aircraft.

A corresponding letter from the POPPY heads of departments of the Russian Federation and the USA posted on the organization’s website.

In a letter to MAC signed by the Chairman of Aviation register of the Vladimir Bespalov, States that the POPPY twice in 2015 received letters from the Russian aviation authorities about the urgent need to rework the steering system the height of a Boeing 737. The Federal air transport Agency for more than a year he was in correspondence with the relevant office of the United States.

The Statement Of Federal Air Transport Agency

Pause MAC certificate validity Boeing 737 cannot serve as a reason for stopping the operation of these aircraft in Russian airlines to the decision of the Federal air transport Agency. About it reported on air of TV channel “Russia 24” Advisor to the head of Rosaviation Sergey Izvolsky.

“In its decision on the revocation of the type certificate for the Boeing 737 MAC can’t stop the flights of these aircraft in Russian companies. Ban on flights of one type or another aircraft may enter only at the specially authorized body of Executive power – the Federal air transport Agency. This decision of the Federal air transport Agency has not adopted”, – said Izvolsky.